Former Big Brother Amplified housemate and model Vimbai Mutinhiri had a virtual wedding ceremony over the weekend with her long-time Nigerian boyfriend Andrew Ekenyong.
Due to worldwide travel restrictions and lockdowns, Mutinhiri and her husband connected with their ‘guests’ on the video meeting application ZOOM.
The couple shared their Zoom ID and password to their guests who dialled in to witness the lovebirds wedding.
Their wedding broke the internet as it was a first of its kind.
Mutinhiri tweeted that she was done with the court registry marriage social distancing compliant and the two are waiting for Covid-19 to end so that they can go ahead with their planned wedding.
The virtual ceremony was star studded with celebrity guests including South Africa based model Adeola Ariyo and entrepreneur Kathleen Ndongmo who posted a screenshot of the wedding proceedings.
Vimbai represented Zimbabwe in the Big Brother Africa reality TV show in 2011. After Big Brother, she was chosen as the new presenter for ”Star Gist”, on Africa Magic Entertainment.
Vimbai moved to Nigeria after Dstv moved ”Star Gist” to the West African country. There she met the 33-year-old Andrew “Dru” who runs a family hotel in Nigeria’s tourist town of Calabar. He is the youngest son of Chief Asuquo Ekpenyong, a powerful tribal leader from Cross River State.