- The internet brought two young Nigerians together and kept them in love till they got married in 2021
- Chidera was mindlessly going through a wedding hashtag when she stumbled on the page of Chibueze and they got talking
- The couple's relationship survived odds and he made his wedding proposal to her a show he invested so much in
Do you think you have seen all the ways the internet brings people together? The love story of Chidera and Chibueze may make you think again.
Chidera was scouting through a wedding hashtag sometime in 2019 when she happened on the page of Chibueze. The wedding that created the hashtag was his friend's, Bella Naija reports.
The lady saw the man first
After liking some of the photos on his page, the man followed the lady. The lady liked his good looks and that got them attracted to each other.
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Some habitual texting soon followed. Their conversation created a strong bond between them and embers of love got stoked.
Their love story ended well
Chidera said the first time she saw Chibueze, he was so tall. The lady stated that though the relationship hit a rock sometime later, the pandemic lockdown brought them closer.
The lady added that the man proposed to her with a customized ring that had their initials. Their love story turned out well and they are now married.
See their photos below:
As at the time of writing this report, their story has gathered over 400 comments and more than 20,000 likes.
Is that the new format?
YEN.com.gh compiled some of the reactions below:
"No to go find hashtags now ooo .... I can’t be wasting my time on this Instagram.... husbands Dey ... na to know where to search be the koko."
Young lady who responded to her DM in 24 minutes marries man who sent message, wedding photo goes viral
"The wedding gown, hair flower. Flower again is just too classy."
"Make I go find wedding hashtags."
"Wedding hashtags about to get flooded."
"Omo, format don too much oo.. so na to dey click wedding tags now."
"I’m the next, almost the same love story, same height, na date remain."
Another lovely couple got married
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a Nigerian man went on Instagram to share a throwback photo of how he met his wife during their National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme in 2018.
Collaging photos, he showed him and his wife in NYSC uniform as they dressed smartly with their IDs on.
The second snap has both of them on their wedding day as the lady is dressed in a white gown, with the man in a suit.