Sauti Sol’s vocalist, Bien Aime Baraza yesterday surprised his longtime Nigerian girlfriend, Chiki Onwukwe, as he proposed to her.
Bien Aime Baraza proposed to Chiki Onwukwe, in front of her friends at a private cinema in Kenya.
30year-old Chiki, is a fitness instructor and dance choreographer, popularly known as Chiki Kuruka. She is half Nigerian, half Swiss.
She said accepting the marraige proposal was the easiest yes she has ever said.
“I was not expecting this at all! Hiring out a cinema, all my family and friends involved. Thank you, thank you, thank you. Easiest yes I’ve ever said. To my homie, my nigha, my best friend and shit my FIANCÉ, I love you,” said Chiki in a post on Instagram.
Bien, 31, asked her hand in marriage in style by hiring out Westgate cinema hall and setting up a romantic scene. After popping the question, attention turned to the screen where she watched her family and friends say good things about her in a series of recorded clips.
Present to witness the lovebirds take the next step in their relationship were Education CS Amina Mohammed, Sauti Sol members, their manager Marek Fuchs, their former Publicist Anyiko, Edith Kimani, Talia Oyando, Annabel Onyango, among others.