- President Nana Akufo-Addo’s daughter, Edwina Akufo-Addo, got married to Maxwell Kofi Jumah’s son, Kwabena Jumah
- Edwina showed off an impressive sense of fashion with her choice of wedding gown and kente for the traditional ceremony
- In this article, Naijahotstars takes a look at one of the kente gowns Edwina wore for the marriage ceremony
Edwina Nana Dokua Akufo-Addo, one of the daughters of President Nana Akufo-Addo recently got married in a high-profile wedding.
Edwina tied the knot with Kwabena Jumah, the son of GIHOC Distilleries CEO Maxwell Kofi Jumah, on Saturday, April 23, 2022.
The wedding had many talking points including the appearance of Nigerian businessman and Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote.
Apart from the top dignitaries at the wedding, Edwina’s sense of fashion at the ceremony gave social media users a lot to talk about.
A video of one of the kente outfits Edwina wore for her traditional wedding has popped up showing intimate details.
Edwina Akufo-Addo’s kente dress with 500 peacock
The video shared on Instagram by Edwina’s fashion designer, Pistis Ghana, shows the kente dress in a shade of deep pink color. It had some shiny designs.
The train of the dress had pieces of peacock feathers attached and they were literally sweeping the floor. According to Pistis, the peacock feathers, 500 in number, were hand-sewn together and attached to the dress to form the train.
On the whole dress, the designer described it as bespoke ruffled kente which was specially made with the personality of Edwina in mind.
Edwina’s bespoke kente earns praise
After seeing Edwina’s dress, many social media users have been impressed. Some took to the comment section to share their thoughts.
“Simply GORGEOUS . Very different from the usual Kaba and Slit.”
“Everything on point .”
“A masterpiece in deed! ❤️.”