Shalani Soledad and Roman Romulo Wedding
September 14, 2011
is now engaged to Pasig City congressman Roman Romulo
. Rep. Romulo proposed to Shalani at Our Lady of Fatima church in Valenzuela City. In an interview aired on ABS-CBN, Rep. Romulo said he and Shalani are eyeing to get married next year. Rep. Roman Romulo is 41 years old while Shalani Soledad is 31 years old. For their engagement, Rep. Romulo gave Shalani a diamond ring. The diamond ring is a family heirloom. The diamond ring is a heirloom given by Rep. Romulo’s mom, Lovely Romulo. Rep. Romulo is a son of former senator and DFA Secretary Alberto Romulo.
Rep. Romulo said the plan to get married with Shalani all started three weeks ago. He revealed that he first asked for Shalani’s hand from her mother, Mrs. Evelyn Soledad, three weeks ago. Mrs. Soledad said, “I admire the courage and honor of Rep. Roman Romulo in seeking me out and telling me his intentions with my daughter Shalani.”She added that she cried when Rep. Romulo personally went to her to ask permission to marry her 31-year-old daughter.
Valenzuela City councilor and Wil Time Bigtime TV host Shalani Soledad is a former girlfriend of President Noynoy Aquino. They broke up just last year, shortly after Noynoy won the presidency.