The most Lavish wedding ever! A stunning £5 million bash with one million roses, a 12ft cake and a surprise performance from Robin Thicke- PHOTOS


So Folarin, who is one of Folorunsho Alakija’s four sons, married Iranian beauty Nazanin and it was LAVISH!


Folarin and Nazanin


For those who don’t know, Folorunsho Alakija is one of the richest black woman in the world with estimated fortune of $2.1 billion and she is a Nigerian! She is number 80 on its Global Power Women list and overtook Oprah Winfrey as the richest woman of African descent in the world in 2014.


Folorunsho Alakija and Husband


Held at the Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire over the weekend, the wedding was estimated to have cost around £5m.


Most expensive elements of the wedding:

Wedding Venue: £150,000

Marble floor and marquee: £200,000

Flowers: £200,000

Robin Thicke: £150,000

Cake: Up to £10,000

(Prices are all estimates)


Guests were also treated to a surprise performance from Blurred Lines singer Robin Thicke, as well as a magnificent firework display in the hotel grounds later in the evening.

Folarin’s new wife, who once dated Rob Kardashian, studied Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Manchester, has a Graduate Diploma in Law and has also worked as a model and marketing consultant. Folarin makes his money as an entrepreneur, investor, and cinematographer. The dream couple…

See the mouth-watering five-course menu guests were treated to…

To begin

Rainbow tapioca crisps and barley wafer with dips

Montgomery cheddar custard and chive yogurt

First course

Foie gras

Berries, white asparagus, and granola

(Alternative choice of crispy duck egg)

Parmesan pannacotta

English peas, cep crumble and Wiltshire truffle

Baked bread with truffle butter and unsalted butter

Fish course

Sole fillet

Cauliflower puree and sauce Vierge

Main course

Slowly braised feather blade of Oxfordshire beef

Potato terrine, Roscoff onion, onion ash, heritage vegetables

(Alternate choice of guinea fowl)



Poached summer fruits

Basil, mint, lemon verbena jelly

Edible flowers and pink

I’m salivating!

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Image Source: Daily Mail

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