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This Bride Had Five Different Wedding Ceremonies And 13 Wedding Gowns To Get Married To The Same Man!

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A Nigerian woman, Sandra Igwe, who wanted ‘the perfect wedding’ has been described as ‘Britain’s biggest bridezilla’.  Sandra had five different wedding ceremonies during which she wore 13 dresses and spent £70,000 in total.

In her chat with the hosts of This Morning,Sandra shared how no one could stand in the way of her dream day.

The first of her weddings, which held in Nigeria, cost £2500 and her friends and family were forced to save up to be able to afford the flight as Sandra insisted on having everyone watch her get married in her father’s village.

Her husband’s friend had to take out a loan that he is still paying back.

“I wanted my best friends there, I wanted my family there, I wanted everyone there to celebrate an amazing day of my life and I wanted them to come to the village. I wanted them to be involved, and yes obviously money was a factor.”

Sandra, who doesn’t feel guilty at the extent people had to go to attend her wedding said,

“I think that if you care about somebody and if you love them, then why wouldn’t you be there for such a significant moment in their entire life. No, I don’t feel guilty, I would do the same. I have done the same, so yeah I think it is completely fine.”

At her second wedding, which took place at a grand hotel in Lagos, Sandra kicked out her friends who were invited into her room by her mum.

“I think when you are getting married you want your space sometimes. When I was getting ready, getting my hair and my make-up done, I wanted the room to myself. So obviously, if I have guests in the room, then I’m going to bring them out. I was pregnant at the time so hormones are flying all over the place and I wanted my space. That’s completely acceptable.”

She also kicked people out of the dance floor so that she and her husband could take the centre stage.

“I’m Nigerian, when you come out into the dance floor, it’s all eyes on you. So yes, I needed the dance floor for myself and also for my husband to dance the night away.”

The event had a colour scheme – blue and silver – and people who did not stick to it were banned from taking photos.

“Some people didn’t stick to the colour theme so I was like you have to stay back. I was a bit irritated because your wedding pictures you want to look back and it has to be perfect. Anybody that kind of disrupts that perfect day should be booted.”

Her third wedding event took place on the beach and she almost had a fight with the videographer, who said she was teaching her his job.

“The videographer said I’m doing his job for him because I kept telling him how I wanted the shot and that’s fine I think. My wedding pictures from the beach are in my living room and I’m so proud of them because I basically directed the videographer by the way I wanted the water to be and the background.”

For her fourth wedding, Sandra insisted that her close friends and family attend a private ceremony at a registry office and was angry with those who couldn’t attend.

Her fifth and final wedding took place at an expensive hotel in London, where she had 13 bridesmaids and wore two dresses. At the final wedding, she kept guests waiting for  four hours and made them learn a dance to perform on the night, which ended up being cancelled due to her delay.

She also forced her sister to wear heels for the entire event, even though she pleaded not to.

“She wanted to wear flats. I wanted everyone to wear the same colour heels, the same style and I think if one heel looks out of place it’s going to ruin the look so I begged my beautiful sister to please wear heels.”

Sandra explained that she fell out with quite ‘a few’ people.

“Disagreements on the day, (I had) too many. But afterwards we hashed things out with a few”

Watch her here

 

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29 Comments

29 Comments

  1. Uleanya Efosa Ene

    Uleanya Efosa Ene

    December 9, 2018 at 12:41 pm

    Wonderful! Nigerians always overdo, even d English royal family dont do that.

  2. Doloro Dimoko

    Doloro Dimoko

    December 9, 2018 at 12:56 pm

    The man must be very patient; being pit through all the hassels of preparation. Congratulations to them!!!!

  3. Bolanle Kosoko Fatona

    Bolanle Kosoko Fatona

    December 9, 2018 at 12:58 pm

    I pray it last, much ado about nothing.
    Congratulations

  4. Oluwaseun Margaret Adekanmi

    Oluwaseun Margaret Adekanmi

    December 9, 2018 at 1:03 pm

    We plan so much for a day event and sometimes forget the lifetime event….is that not too much?

  5. Josephine Nworie Nnenna

    Josephine Nworie Nnenna

    December 9, 2018 at 1:50 pm

    Her lock thank God for her

  6. Oluwakemi Sanusi Olatunji

    Oluwakemi Sanusi Olatunji

    December 9, 2018 at 1:58 pm

    Nigerians can be so wasteful.

  7. Ogedengbe Aituaje Unity

    Ogedengbe Aituaje Unity

    December 9, 2018 at 2:31 pm

    Aunty Rada Rada. To the extent people went into debts to attend the wedding of such a wasteful person.

    • Kikelomo Kiksy

      Kikelomo Kiksy

      December 9, 2018 at 4:50 pm

      Ogedengbe Aituaje Unity , hahaha, dem force dem to attend?

  8. Chiamaka Nwankwo

    Chiamaka Nwankwo

    December 9, 2018 at 2:46 pm

    Total madness pls after putting people through all that stress better stick your ass in the marriage.

  9. Temitope Bisiriyu

    Temitope Bisiriyu

    December 9, 2018 at 2:52 pm

    Staying married is key!

  10. Maureen Wantsir Obadiah

    Maureen Wantsir Obadiah

    December 9, 2018 at 2:57 pm

    Nigerians can so much waste resources.

  11. Amarachi Egesi Nwoka

    Amarachi Egesi Nwoka

    December 9, 2018 at 3:01 pm

    All is vanity, just make sure you find peace with you guys

  12. Shula Odoh

    Shula Odoh

    December 9, 2018 at 3:22 pm

    and she doesnt regret making all those pple go thru all dat stress

  13. Anita Ubah Dimaku

    Anita Ubah Dimaku

    December 9, 2018 at 5:33 pm

    For her pocket…

  14. Queen Ndubuisi

    Queen Ndubuisi

    December 9, 2018 at 5:38 pm

    It’s really not about the wedding… stay married.

  15. Olu Bukkie Lafe

    Olu Bukkie Lafe

    December 9, 2018 at 5:55 pm

    Extravagance

  16. Achionye Clara Oduegbulem

    Achionye Clara Oduegbulem

    December 9, 2018 at 8:12 pm

    Thank God for her, atleast d wedding no hold 4 13days.

  17. Gechi Doris

    Gechi Doris

    December 9, 2018 at 8:22 pm

    Lemme not say anything. When I will talk is, if I get to find out that the other clothes she put on, were all looking like this one before my very eyes.

  18. Chika Jessy Okoro

    Chika Jessy Okoro

    December 9, 2018 at 8:50 pm

    Hmmmmm

  19. Clara Amen

    Clara Amen

    December 9, 2018 at 8:59 pm

    If you can afford it, why not !❤❤

  20. Ugo Chidi Ndukwe

    Ugo Chidi Ndukwe

    December 9, 2018 at 9:08 pm

    Hmmm! It is well.

  21. Tina Omoni Obi

    Tina Omoni Obi

    December 9, 2018 at 10:30 pm

    Crazy !!

  22. Gilberts Prisca Ireen

    Gilberts Prisca Ireen

    December 10, 2018 at 1:20 am

    Madness

  23. Tammy Kay

    Tammy Kay

    December 10, 2018 at 1:38 pm

    I knew it was a Nigerian. Our life sef

  24. Pretty Ugo

    Pretty Ugo

    December 10, 2018 at 2:23 pm

    Madness

  25. Onyinye Daniella

    Onyinye Daniella

    December 10, 2018 at 8:32 pm

    Las Las wenti she gain

  26. Jackson Christianah

    Jackson Christianah

    December 10, 2018 at 10:38 pm

    Staying in the marriage is key
    If you like spend 1m pounds on ur wedding

  27. Maureen Nkenchor

    Maureen Nkenchor

    December 11, 2018 at 12:30 am

    The koko is marry your husband and his family well,

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