Super Eagles striker Peter Olayinka has taken a giant step towards wedding Nollywood actress Yetunde Barnabas in a lowkey event after two years of dating.
The lovers held wedding introduction onin Lokoja. The event came three months after the couple got engaged in December 2020.
The two celebrities met and started dating immediately sometime in 2019.
Olayinka who plies his trade Slavia Prague as a striker has only featured once for Super Eagles.
The couple chose to keep it simple but classy for a select few.
Barnabas played Miss Pepeiye in Papa Ajasco, a Nigerian family television sitcom created by Wale Adenuga in 1996.
“It was love at first sight,” Barnabas once said on Instagram about her relationship with the footballer.
It was Olayinka who announced their union online after dropping a few pictures and video clips from the event on the eve of the Super Eagles vs Benin Republic Africa Cup of Nations fixture in Porto Novo
Peter in an Instagram post gushed with enthusiasm his marriage, saying he feels blessed to land such a wonderful wife.
He said, “I may not have the right words to express to you how I feel about you and how blessed I am that you came into my life. I just want to let you know that I love you with everything I’ve got and this journey with u is forever. “First step to Forever with You Bestiee.”