A journalist attempted to shame a man for proposing to his girlfriend in a KFC restaurant, but it backfired spectacularly as companies offered to fund the couple’s wedding.
“SA men are so broke they even propose at KFC…they have absolutely no class, I mean who proposes at KFC” -the journalist tweeted.
The proposal video caught the attention of brands like Huawei, McDonalds’s, Uber, PUMA, Audi, and many others to joined forces to contribute to the couple’s big day.
“Mzansi please help us find this beautiful couple, re batla ho ba blesser. DM us any leads, there might be a Finger Linkin’ Good surprise in it for you too. Batho ba Vall re thuseng! We love love”-KFC South Africa
“Yay for love! @KFCSA Just like your chicken and our Coke are the perfect pair, and we’re all for bringing people together. The soft drinks for the wedding are on us! We’ll keep an eye on our inbox for all the deats.” – Coca-Cola ZA
“Guys is the sweetest story ever. Please dm me, my jewelry company will donate with these two beautiful rings worth R45000. They deserve Rose Gold with diamonds”- Billdore Diamonds
“Hey mzansi’s favourite couple! Your honeymoon is on us! #kulullaholidays are giving you a holiday in Cape Town, incl flights and 5 nights accomodation.”- Kulula
“These honeymoon destinations look far. Someone needs to drive them there. We got you.”- Audi
“We at @RainCoZa will take away their data worries -Unlimited Data for one year” – Rain South Africa
“#KFCProposal To keep up the wedding excitement OPENVIEW is giving the couple a 42″ TV & a fully installed decoder. Here’s to freemium world-class entertainment!”- OPENVIEW
“At Saks Consulting Group (Pty) Ltd we understand the value of small beginnings. That is why we are offering to light up our #KFCProposal couple’s new home after the wedding with free electricity for a year.”-Saks Consulting Group (Pty) Ltd
“PUMA Boyz keep doing the most #KFCProposal Bhut’ Hector and his lovely bride Nonhlanhla each deserve R10000 of in-store #PUMA threads Get us in touch with them”- PUMA South Africa
This heartwarming story shows that a proposal should be celebrated no matter the setting, and that love can bring unexpected joys and opportunities.