Starting with the invitation cards,
looking at the design and artwork, one would know that a lot of money
must have been put into the design and duplication. 500 pieces of
the package costing an average of N5000 each amounts to N2.5million.
Courier company, Compton Green Express delivered the bag to the guests,
and that’s a service that the couple would have had to pay for too.
hired to do the decorations of the hall, they were paid N2m for tuning up the ambience of the hall.
in Lekki,cost N3.5million whilr the
beautiful white and creamy Tiwa/Tee-Billz wedding cake costs well over
drinks, to beer, spirits, wines, to champagnes; all totaling up to N5m
with food inclusive.
gifts in the Yoruba tradition is usually not so expensive. The family
brought a lot of food stuff which included tubers of yam, plantain,
garri, etc. Boxes of clothing items were also presented amongst others;
all of these totaling up to N800, 000 including the bride price which
was not disclosed.
wedding, the couple had a change of clothes three different times. Not
only did they change clothes, shoes and accessories were also changed.
Parents, family and close friends were also catered for as they almost
all dressed uniformly in the gold-coloured lace aso-ebi. The clothing
items on the couple, parents and family, may well cost between a million
to 1.5million, accessories inclusive.
were in charge at the venue and the cost of security from the
company could be up to N500k.
|Table of cost by NET calculation||Amount (N)|
|The bride price and Ceremonial gift||800k|
|Wedding invitation cards + delivery||3m|
|Food and refreshment||5m|
|King Sunny Ade’s performance fee||5m|