Exclusive Details of Teju (Babyface) Oyelakin’s wedding to Tobi Banjoko

Its no longer news that Nigerian comedian & TV host – Teju Babyface is set to wed his model fiance & ex-beauty queen – Tobi Banjoko next month. However, we’ve gathered some details about the forthcoming wedding ceremony (thanks to BellaNaija’s Damilare Aiki) and more pre-wedding shots (thanks to Shola Animashaun). Enjoy

Which Bride is Next Reality TV Show

Teju and Tobi’s wedding will be the celebrity wedding for the first season of the Which Bride is Next (WBIN) TV Show! WBIN is Nigeria’s first wedding reality show and will give 12 lucky brides 12 outstanding weddings. The show is endorsed by Lagos State Ministry of Tourism and Intergovernmental Relations and will aim to promote Lagos, the host state as a mega city, displaying sights and sounds of her amazing splendor.

Wedding Dates
Traditional Wedding – Thursday 30th August 2012
White Wedding –  Saturday 1st September 2012

Top Nigerian comedian, Ali Baba will be the MC for the reception.

Ali Baba

Wedding Planner
Funke Bucknor-Obruthe of Zapphaire Events

Funke Bucknor-Obruthe of Zapphaire Events

Formal Wear
Teju will wear a bespoke suit by Nigerian label Taryor Gabriels of Lagos paired with shoes by Calvin Klein and Russell and Bromley.

Taryor Gabriels

Teju will have two best men – Sesan Popoola and Tunde Koiki. Top Nigerian comedians including Tee A, Koffi, Owen Gee, Basketmouth and Holy Mallam will also serve as groomsmen as well as Bunmi Davies, Kayode Peters, Niyi Sanuel, Gbenga Olotu, Gbadebo Oyelakin, Tunde Aluko, Tolu Awobiyi and Taryor Gabriels.

Wedding Gown 
Nigerian designer Mai Atafo will create Tobi’s gown. Sworn to secrecy, he could only tell us that the gown will be a spectacular dress perfect for Tobi’s statuesque but one in line with the traditional bridal gown theme.

Mai Atafo will design Tobi’s wedding gown as well as her bridesmaids dresses

Bridesmaids Dresses
Tobi’s bridesmaids,will be dressed in royal blue dresses by Mai Atafo, which he stated will be  ”elegant and befitting for a red carpet

Cake Designer
Nigerian cakes maestro Tosan Jemide of Cakes by Tosan has been commissioned make a splendid cake for the couple’s big day.

Tosan Jemide of Cakes by Tosan

Wedding Colours
Sliver & Turquoise

Pre-wedding shots by Shola Animashaun Photography



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5 Responses to "Exclusive Details of Teju (Babyface) Oyelakin’s wedding to Tobi Banjoko"

  1. Agbaje says:

    Congratulations in advance. Performance is the ultimate. Show yourself that day. Good luck.


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