RECAP: List of celebrities who got married in 2021

By , K24 Digital
On Tue, 7 Dec, 2021 06:00 | 2 mins read
Anita Nderu with her husband Barrett Raftery. PHOTO/INSTAGRAM

Despite the containment measures imposed by the Ministry of Health to curb the spread of Covid-19, a number of Kenyan celebrities still managed to hold lowly-attended yet lavish weddings in 2021.

From Anita Nderu to DP Ruto's daughter Jane Ruto, several notable figures tied the knot amid the ravaging effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Here are some of the celebrities that thrust themselves into marriage life in 2021 that were sampled by K24 Digital;

1.June Ruto and Dr. Akexander Ezenagu

In May 2021, Deputy President William Ruto's daughter tied the knot in a lavish wedding with her Nigerian lover Akexander Ezenagu. The couple's colourful wedding, held in Nairobi, was attended by notable names across the political divide. Relatives of the Nigerian university professor also graced the ceremony.

June said “I do” to her partner after she was walked down the aisle by her father and mother in an invite only ceremony held on Thursday, May 27.
Deputy President William Ruto and his wife Rachel Ruto walk their daughter June down the aisle on Thursday, May 27.

2. Anita Nderu & Barrett Raftery
In September 2021, Media personality Anita Nderu wedded her Caucasian lover Barret Raftery in a private ceremony, attended by a handful of friends and her close family members.

Anita Nderu and her friends during her wedding ceremony

3.Pesh & Dan Magenda

Renowned Akorino model Peris Wanjiku alias Pesh was taken off the market in October 2021 by her lover Dan Mangenda.

Akorino model Peris Wanjiku with her husband Dan Mangenda

4.Ben Cyco and Wanjiru Njiru
Popular podcaster and Gospel artiste Ben Cyco married his long-time girlfriend and fellow content creator Wanjiru Njiru. The duo tied the knot in November 2021 in a private colourful ceremony.

5.Jaymo Ule Msee and Catherine Wakio Munene

Popular Youtuber cum radio host Wilson Muirani alias Jaymo Ule Msee married his lover Catherine Wakio Munene alias Fortune in September 2021. The couple tied the knot in a traditional wedding in accordance to the Agikuyu customs.

Jaymo ule msee marries longtime girlfriend in beautiful traditional wedding. PHOTO/INSTAGRAM