We take a look at Kenyan men who went the extra mile to make their marriage proposal special. Some have already married, others are engaged.

  1. Bruz Newton

He proposed to his girlfriend Wanjiku Ngigi and fortunately for him, she said yes. The set up was beautiful in their house. He had petals and candles on the floor with the message, marry me.

Bruz Newton and his fiancee
Bruz Newton and his fiancee

Bruz had freaked out but things seemed to be working out just fine.

His Sunshine, as he calls her was turning a year older so her birthday this year turned out to be one memorable one.

Bruz confessed that he had to fast and pray so that he could be sure Wanjiku Ngigi is the one he would want to spend the rest of his life with.

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Bruz Newton proposes
Bruz Newton proposes

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2. Terrence Creative alias Kamami

Terence brought Nairobi’s Kimathi Street to a standstill when he proposed to Milly, in what led to Milly being confronted by police officers.

While she tried to sort out the matter, a group of friends pulled up with placards reading ‘Will You Marry Me?’

The couple met at Churchill Show in 2013, where they both worked. Terence then worked as a creative director, while Milly worked as a floor manager.

Terrence and his wife Milly

3. Lilian Muli

In November 28, 2008, just moments after reading the 1 pm news at KTN, Lilian was left grounded when she bumped into her later-to-be-husband, with a section of her colleagues, awaiting her with two parcels.
Moses Kanene pulled a major surprise on her when he came in with a cake and a smaller box containing a ring.
He went down on his knee and asked the question every girl joyfully sheds a tear for: Will you marry me? He proposed.
A tearful Lilian said yes.
4. Cece Sagini
Moments after her debut performance, Cece Sagini’s boyfriend Victor Peace proposes to on live TV. She said yes!
The couple already tied the knot.
 4. Bien

Sauti Sol singer Bien-Aime Baraza has proposed to his long-term girlfriend.

Bien hired out an entire cinema, went down on one knee and popped the question to his Nigerian girlfriend Chiki Onwekwe early this year.


The proposal, which went down at Westgate Mall was witnessed by friends, among them ‘Night Nurse’ Tallia Oyando and fashion stylist Annabel Onyango.

5. Sharon Mundia,This is Ess

 In May 2015, Sharon Mundia, the stunning and award-winning fashion blogger popularly known as ‘This is Ess’ got engaged to her boyfriend, Lonina Leteipan, a youth banking manager at Chase Bank.

Here is a shortened version of how it went down.

From the Sharon Mundia Instagram account, her engagement entailed a chopper ride over Mt Kenya. ‘This is Ess’ was standing by the lakeside lost in her thoughts when her lover Lonina approached her from her side and got down on one knee to propose.

Sharon Mundia proposal

Sadly they parted after a few years together.