The wedding ceremony took place in Ethiopia. Tuma Basa posted their wedding picture on Instagram, with a caption “Self-Explanatory”.
The Gusaba and Gukwa ceremonies (traditional dowry ceremonies), happened on December 21, 2019, and took place in Intare Conference Arena, Rusororo, Kigali.
Present were friends and families, including the Nigerian musician Sey Shey and other business people of the music industry.
Tuma’s family represented by an elder man called Kazungu, with Abaynesh’s represented by an elder man called Canisius, the imisango (loosely translated as speeches) were made in Kinyarwanda.
Members of Abaynesh’s family who could not listen to Kinyarwanda had translation headsets.
Tuma Basa and Abaynesh have been dating for long.
They had been engaged in December, 2018.
Having worked for BET, MTV, and P. Diddy’s REVOLT, Tuma Basa currently is the director of Urban Music on YouTube.
Abaynesh is an entrepreneur, with her own line of eyeglasses “Jembere Eyewear”.