It’s a love story that dreams are made of! South African singer and guitarist, Zahara, is on cloud nine after her partner, Mpho Xaba, recently popped the question in the most romantic way.
SurgeZirc SA brings you exclusive details about Zahara’s enchanting surprise proposal and their exciting wedding plans that are sure to leave you swooning!
In a heartwarming interview, Zahara couldn’t contain her happiness, exclaiming, “He makes me happy. Nothing has changed since the proposal, he has been so consistent.”
The couple’s love story unfolded when Mpho orchestrated a mesmerizing surprise proposal, just six months into their relationship.
With the help of their loved ones, Mpho planned a grand gesture that would sweep Zahara off her feet.
The proposal was nothing short of magical. Mpho went above and beyond, customizing a stunning engagement ring that perfectly captured Zahara’s personality.
Priced at R10,000, the ring radiates modest yet glamorous vibes, symbolizing Zahara’s kindness and love.
The setting was adorned with beautiful flowers, and a giant balloon inscribed with the words, “Will You Marry Me?” set the stage for this unforgettable moment.
Zahara’s assistant, Lisa, played a crucial role in making the surprise a reality. From coordinating the logistics to getting Zahara’s makeup done, Lisa ensured that everything was picture-perfect.
“It’s a beautifully customized proposal ring. I know money is not important, but he paid R10 000 for the ring.
We got flowers and covered the ring in a big balloon written ‘Will You marry Me.’
I had to pretend that she was attending a podcast to get her out of the house, we had her makeup done and everything was ready,” Lisa expressed.
As Zahara arrived home, she was taken aback by the sight of the balloons and the romantic ambiance that awaited her.
Overwhelmed with joy and excitement, Zahara said the most important “yes” of her life, as Mpho got down on one knee and slipped the ring onto her finger.
While Zahara and Mpho are taking their time to plan their dream wedding, Zahara already envisions an intimate and breathtaking celebration.
With family playing a significant role, Zahara wants their special day to be a joyous union of their loved ones.
Although she keeps the specific details under wraps, she hints at a magical ambiance filled with vibrant flowers, delectable cuisine, and soul-stirring melodies.
“I want something intimate but beautiful,” Zahara says. “My family is very important to me, so I want it to be a day where we celebrate the union of families.”
Speaking on her outfits and venues; “But I am African, we don’t overshare before the big day,” all I know, is this will be my dream wedding. I plan to only do this once.
I love flowers, so lots of flowers, lots of good food, and great music.”
As the couple embarks on this exciting journey, Zahara is filled with gratitude for Mpho’s unwavering support and generosity.
Their love story, which began through a mutual friend, blossomed into a deep connection that has captured the hearts of fans across the country.
Speaking on how they met Mpho shared that he was at Zahara’s house for a family gathering and it was love at first sight: – “I came to her house for a family gathering and fell in love immediately.
I was a little bit intimidated because I knew who she was. I won’t act as If I don’t know who she was, but I knew for me to approach her, I needed to be sure about my intentions.”
Zahara is thrilled to embark on this new chapter in her life, promising that this dream wedding will be a once-in-a-lifetime celebration filled with love, laughter, and cherished memories.