By Claire Balungi
April 19 was a special day for Nollywood actress Rita Dominic as she officially showed her beau, Fidelis Anosike– Chairman, Board of Directors, Folio Group, owners of Daily Times– Nigeria’s oldest newspaper to her people in a traditional wedding ceremony.
The occasion happened on the actress’ late father’s compoundin Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. Dominic’s father, EzeMarcellenus J.O Waturuocha, was a traditional ruler of the community.
Popular wedding blog, Bella Naija shared photos and videos from the event; Rita Dominic had on a beautifully designed blue dress decorated with traditional beads.
The event which was preceded by a star-studded bridal shower, had friends and family in attendance. The venue was guarded by security operatives, including the army, police and local vigilante groups.
In videos making rounds, Ini Edo, Uche Jombo, ChidiMokeme, Lily Afegbai and more stars were seen dancing excitedly in their hotel rooms as they celebrated their colleagues.
The actress had unveiled her lover’s identity after keeping their relationship a closely guarded secret on the Christmas eve of 2020.
A week ago Rita Dominic held her bridal shower at the EbonyLife Place, Victoria Island, Lagos, with lots of female Nollywood stars in attendance.
Cheers to the couple!