Popular Nollywood actress and skilled dancer, Doris Samuel Akonanya, has recently announced her engagement to social media influencer Darlington Chidera Ibekwe. The delightful news was revealed in a video posted on the actress’s Instagram page that showcased the romantic moment when Ibekwe proposed to her on a Wednesday.
In the trending video, Darlington expressed his regret for not being present on Akonanya’s previous birthdays and apologized for his absence. He promised to make it up to her and then, in a heartfelt gesture, went down on one knee and asked her to marry him. “Happy birthday, my love,” he said, “And one more thing since I’m available today. I want to be forever with you. Will you marry me?”
The actress, overjoyed and filled with emotion, ecstatically accepted the proposal, exclaiming, “So guys, today is my day. The most important thing in this life is that love is very sweet with the right person. Like this, I’m taken.”
The news of the engagement has caused a buzz on social media platforms, with congratulatory messages pouring in from fans and colleagues of the couple. The two have been known to keep their relationship away from the spotlight, making this announcement all the more surprising and exciting.
It remains to be seen when the couple will tie the knot and exchange their vows. Nonetheless, their engagement is undoubtedly a remarkable milestone in their journey together, and we wish them all the best for their future as they embark on this new chapter in their lives.
See Nollywood Actress, Doris Samuel and Darlington Chidera Ibekwe’s Engagement photos
Watch Doris Samuel and Darlington’s engagement videos below