|The Financial secretary and her President|
Our love story…
met way back 2011 during the NACOSS elections. He was running for the
post of President, and I for Financial Secretary.
First time we ever set
eyes on each other, it wasn’t love at first sight, it was “bad eye”
from me at first sight .
We both won the post we ran for and we interacted only during the
meetings, but we still weren’t friends.
The first time we started a
one-on-one conversation, on phone, was from him correcting my
grammatical error one beautiful Sunday Evening.
He thought I was a
church girl, I thought he was a nerdy boring dude. We were so wrong
about each other. Gradually we got closer, talking till late at night.
We kept our friendship away from the rest of the executives and
one day we expressed our feelings towards each other. Gradually it grew
into a tight bond. We decided to keep our relationship away from people
and make it all about us, a principle that has helped us till this
I responded with a “Hi5” on that same spot. I knew I wanted him, I
wasn’t ready to make him wait. I trusted God to make him perfect for me.
We have gone through good and horrible times but somehow God got us
July 2016, I tweeted about wanting a surprise birthday party randomly,
but I never put any thought to it happening. And on December 1st 2016,
he gave me exactly what I wished for months before.
It was the best
surprise ever. And in front of family and friends, he let out all of his
feelings and proposed to me, this time I didn’t respond with a Hi5, I
responded with a YES!!!!
Kemi Filani weddings wishes the lovebirds a happy married life!