Actress Catherine Kamau, popularly known as Celina said yes to Philip Karanja’s marriage proposal as the actor went down on one knee to ask for he hand in marriage.
Philip made the proposal on September 9 during a night out at the Hemingway Hotel, Nairobi.
It came as a surprise to Catherine as friends had lied to her that they were headed for Nigerian Singer Tekno Mile’s concert at the Ngong Racecourse’s Waterfront.
Catherine couldn’t hold her excitement as she later flaunted her ring on social media.
Philip’s proposal comes barely a week after they held a ruracio (dowry payment).
Catherine and Philip have been seeing each other for quite a while now and had already identified each other as long-term partners, with Catherine hinting at marriage earlier on in their relationship
Last year, Catherine revealed in an interview that their wedding will be a small and intimate affair attended by close family and friends.
Apart from acting, Catherine is a commercial model and a host at EBRU TV. Philip runs his own production company Phil It Productions with several programs running on Maisha Magic East.
The couple came into the limelight years back when Katherine played Celina in local TV show Mother-in-law as Celina and Philip acted in Tahidi High.