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Family & Relationships A couple who got engaged at KFC get dream wedding thanks to strangers on the internet

02:35  01 january  2020
02:35  01 january  2020 Source:   msn.com

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  Groom rushed into brain surgery on would-be wedding day The couple's guests were told to go ahead with the party since the food and cake had already been set up.

A couple got engaged at KFC . The woman, who is seated alongside a portion of golden fries , wipes away tears of joy as she perhaps mentally ticks becoming engaged off her bucket list. A video of the KFC proposal was taken and shared to social media by a surprised observer, identified by KFC

The couple whose unique marriage proposal inside a KFC restaurant took social media by storm have welcomed in the new year by finally celebrating their Hector Mkansi, 37, and Nonhlanhla Soldaat, 28, were greeted by confetti and cheers on the steps of the church as they celebrated their wedding in

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  • Hector Mkansi and Nonhlanhla Soldaat were married in their dream wedding ceremony on Tuesday in an undisclosed location in South Africa.
  • The couple first wed in 2012 in a small ceremony, but they had always dreamed of having a larger celebration.
  • Mkansi, 37, bought new wedding rings this year, and re-proposed to Soldaat, 28, at a KFC restaurant in November.
  • Video of the proposal went viral, and strangers and brands alike jumped in to help pay for the couple's wedding and honeymoon.
  • All the donations meant Mkansi and Soldaat could finally have the wedding ceremony they always dreamed of having. The couple told CNN they're still in "disbelief."
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A South African couple had the wedding of their dreams after their proposal at KFC went viral and strangers jumped in to help fund their celebration.

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KFC South Africa provided a wedding planner and Uber and Audi offered to help the couple get They tied the knot in a small ceremony in 2012, but Mkansi, who is a pastor, says it was not the One woman mocked Mkansi for popping the question at KFC . She wrote that South African men “are so

South Africa gets to plan their own wedding , after finding the couple that got engaged at KFC on Wednesday 6 November 2019. KFC spokesperson, Refilwe Ntuku said they have been planning something special for the happy couple and that there might be something special for the person who

Hector Mkansi and Nonhlanhla Soldaat had their wedding on Tuesday in an undisclosed location in South Africa. The pair met in 2010 and tied the knot in a small ceremony in 2012 - they had always dreamed of having a big celebration, but a small one was all they could afford, Mkansi told CNN.

Mkansi, 37, bought new wedding rings this year. In November, he re-proposed to Soldaat, 28, at a KFC, her favorite restaurant.

KFC South Africa posted video of the engagement on its Twitter, where it then went viral.

Suddenly, strangers and brands from across the country were jumping in to help plan the big day.

KFC South Africa provided a wedding planner, Airlines Kulula and Mango offered to fly the couple to their honeymoon, and Uber, Lexus, and Audi offered to drive the couple around.

Soon, others were offering to help pay for the wedding jewelry, home furniture, and more.

"Our dream has come true, we never in a million years thought something like this would happen to us," Mkansi said.

Mkansi told CNN that he and Soldaat are in "disbelief" that they finally were able to have the wedding of their dreams.

"Both of us have to ask each other if this is really happening from time to time. We couldn't be more grateful to God and every single person that has shared in our little love story," he told CNN.

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A couple who went viral for getting engaged in a KFC are now receiving wedding gifts from huge companies all over the world. South African couple Bhut' Hector and Nonhlanhla went viral when, in a Kentucky Fried Chicken , he got down on one knee and asked her to marry him as onlookers

After a couple is mocked for getting engaged in a KFC store in South Africa, many brands came together to give them a wedding of their dreams ! This fact is proven by a lovely couple from South Africa who got engaged in a Kentucky Fried Chicken store.

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