8 outstanding Kenyan weddings of 2016

From President Uhuru Kenyatta’s son to celebrated comedian Njugush, 2016 has seen numerous celebrities tying the knot.

Here’s a list of the top celebrity weddings of 2016.

Bob Collymore and Wambui Kamiru

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore stunned Kenyans after photos of his wedding to artist Wambui Kamiru surfaced online.

The wedding came as a surprise to many as no prior announcements of the nuptials were made.

The purple and white themed ceremony was held at a private residence in Kitisuru, Nairobi with close family and friends in attendance.

Daddy Owen and Faridah Wambui

Gospel artiste Daddy Owen and his long time love Faridah Wambui tied the knot at the Kenya Assemblies of God church in Buru Buru.

Daddy Owen’s brother Rufftone, Eric Omondi, Churchill, Ringtone and Dunco were among the celebrities that attended the lavish ceremony.

Eunice Njeri and Isaac Bukasa

Gospel songstress Eunice Njeri got married to fellow gospel artist Isaac Bukasa barely a month after breaking her engagement news online.

The newlyweds tied the knot at the Neema Gospel Church in Texas , USA with Eunice donning a beautiful strapless A-line gown and Isaac looking equally as good in a fitting dark suit.

Monique Angelyn and Richard Bett

Former Hot 96 fm presenter Monique Angelyn exchanged vows with the love of her life Richard Bett in a private wedding ceremony held at the United Nations grounds in Gigiri, Nairobi.

Monique stunned in a white fitting gown with gold detail on the side while Richard rocked a maroon blazer and black pants paired with black loafers for the occasion.

Benachi and Joan

The most recent celebrity wedding was between gospel singer Benachi Ongachi and his long time love Joan.

The two got married in a private ceremony in the US.

Joan rocked a beautiful strapless princess like gown and paired it with a white head piece to complete her look.

Benachi opted for a red blazer matched with black pants and finished his look off with a bow tie instead of the conventional tie.

Njugush and Celestine Ndinda

Comedian Timothy Kimani aka Njugush also took the plunge this year and got married to his love Celestine Ndinda in an invite-only ceremony held at the PCEA Evergreen in Runda.

These love birds story began back in 2012 when they were students at the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication.

Sharon Mundia and Lonina Leteipan

Popular lifestyle blogger Sharon Mundia and Lonina Leteipan finally tied the knot in a lavish wedding ceremony at Medina Palms in Watamu, Malindi.

The couple exchanged their vows in front of close family and friends in an all white event just a year after their internet-breaking engagement.

Sharon donned a gorgeous love heart shaped gown while Lonina looked dapper in an all-white suit.

Jomo Kenyatta Jr and Achola

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s eldest son Jomo Kenyatta Jr recently conducted his traditional introduction ceremony at his father’s Gatundu home in Kiambu County.

The ceremony known as Itaara in Kikuyu, welcomed Jomo’s fiance Fiona Achola into the Kenyatta family and brought together close family, friends and a number of dignitaries to celebrate.

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