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15 Nollywood Celebrities Who Married Their Colleagues (Photos)

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In Nigeria,not all Industry or Company would allow couple to work together but hey, that’s why the showbiz industry is different from the norm.

With all the odds attached to couple working together in same Industry some Nollywood celebrities have been able to surpass it and they are happily married and also enjoying their relationship and making cool cash together in the same Industry.

We took some steps to research some Nollywood couples who are committed in their marriages and have been able to keep good home.

 

1. Funke Akindele and Abdul Rasheed Bello 

Nollywood Stars Who Married Their Colleagues
Against all odds between Funke Akindele And JJC, they have both stand out strong and they are happily married blessed with twins and also they are one of most celebrated couples in the country.

When it comes to Successful marriages in the movie industry they are hard to come by these days, because it is always tough for actors to stay committed and moreover their is common believe that says “celebrity marriages don’t last”, With this list we have proving to you all that Celebrity Marriages Last.


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Banky W and Adesua:

Banky W and Adesua are lovely couple who got married after appearing in a movie together titled The Wedding Party. While the couple’s marriage is still fairly young, it is arguably the most celebrated in the Nigerian entertainment industry today.

 

3. Toyin Abraham and Kolawole Ajeyemi 

Nollywood Stars Who Married Their Colleagues

Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham is now married to Kolawole Ajeyemi, they have both stand out strong and they are happily married blessed with a bouncing baby boy  and also they are one of most celebrated couples in the country.

 

4. Olu Jacob and Joke Silvia
Nollywood Celebrities Who Married Their Colleagues

Speak of a successful marriage, speak of Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva”. These two Nollywood veterans have been married for over 35 years. They have been able to weather the storms and their marriage would easily pass as a template for new couples in the industry.

 

5. Ibrahim Suleiman and Linda Ejiofor

Ibrahim and Linda both appeared in the TV Series Tinsel and since they have been friends and last year they both tied the knot. Although, their marriage is still only about some months old, it shows a lot of promise. We wish the power couple a blissful married life.

 

6. Seyi Edun and Adeniyi Johnson

Despite Adeniyi marriage crash with Toyin Abraham, the actor has moved on and he is happily married to Seyi Edun who is also an actress. When it comes to Yoruba Movies, Adeniyi Johnson and Seyi Edun are no new faces, they have both featured in several movies together.

 

7. Mide Martins and Afeez Abiodun:

Nollywood actress and daughter of late Funmi Martins, Mide Martins, is married to Afeez Abiodun Owo who is also an actor. The couple has been married for over 13 years, and they are proud parents of two lovely girls.

8. Razak Olayiwola and Moji Afolayan


Yoruba star actress and one of the daughters of late Ade Afolayan, Ade Love, Moji Afolayan-Olayiwola has been married to fellow thespian, film producer and director, Rasaq Olayiwola aka Ojopagogo for about 15 years now. The couple met on the job over a decade ago and has since been married.


9. Richard and Jumobi Mofe Damijo
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Top Nollywood actor Richard Mofe Damijo aka RMD married his heartthrob, Jumobi Adegbesan Damijo in 2000, after the death of his first wife. Jumobi before her wedding was a former Africa Independent Television (AIT) presenter. They are proud parents of five children.

 

10. Segun Ogungbe and Wunmi Ajiboye

Yoruba actor, Olusegun Akanni Ogungbe who is married to two best friends, Atinuke and Wunmi Ajiboye who is also an actress.


11. Damola Olatunji and Oluwabukola Arugba 

These two Nollywood veterans have been married for over 5 years and are still living together as husband and wife. They are proud parents of twins. 


12. Norbert and Gloria Young:

The Young as fondly called have stayed together in marriage for over 15 years, and are proud parents of three beautiful kids. They are still together as husband and wife.

 

13. Yewande Adekoya Abiodun and Abiodun Ishola

Nollywood actress, Yewande Adekoya is married to Abiodun Ishola who is also an Actor , they have both stand out strong and they are happily married blessed with 2 girls.


14. Iretiola and Patrick Doyle:

Nollywood actress Ireti Doyle and hubby, ace broadcaster, veteran actor and media personality, Patrick Doyle has been married for over 20 years. The duo reunited after a period of separation.


15. Sunday Omobolanle and Peju Ogunmola

Renowned comic actor, Sunday Omobolanle aka Papi Luwe and his wife and actress, Peju Ogunmola, have been together for over 3 decades and still counting. Papi Luwe used to work with Pa. Ogunmola, Peju Ogunmola’s father. Whenever they travelled all over the federation for stage play and were returning to Lagos, they always stopped at Pa. Ogunmola’s house. According to Papi Luwe, he met Peju in her father’s house.

ALSO READ 20 Highest Paid Actors And Actresses In Nigeria 


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Nollywood Actress Bimbo Oshin’s husband Ola Ibironke a.k.a Dudu Heritage is dead

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Popular music promoter and husband of Bimbo Oshin, Ola Ibironke better known as Dudu Heritage is reportedly dead. The socialite and a prominent golfer in Ibadan died some few hours ago

Dudu Heritage lived in the United States some years ago where he was a music promoter before relocating to Nigeria to run a private business.

The true cause of his death is still unknown.
One of his closest friends who live in the United Kingdom confirmed his demise, describing it as a rude shock.

In an earlier interview with City People, Dudu Heritage had opened up on his marriage to Bimbo Oshin, debunking the viral rumours that they had parted ways.

He said, ” There are so many rumours out there that made me to develop a thick skin. So I keep them guessing all the time because the news still keeps circulating. The wedlock has produced two lovely children; a boy and a girl. So what else is there to say? For a man clocking 60 and still talking about a marriage that has happened 2004/2005?”

Nollywood Actress Bimbo Oshin’s husband Ola Ibironke a.k.a Dudu Heritage is dead
We have been around for a very long time so stories don’t bother us again. But I can authoritatively tell you that Bimbo Oshin is in my house, any time, any day. Since she has been in my house she has never left. She is my wife. And to prove to you, maybe that would put the issue to rest, I will call her now for you to talk to her. (He called his wife, Bimbo Oshin and put the phone on speaker).”
Dudu Heritage asked his wife if they are still together, Bimbo Oshin responded from the other end, assuring her husband that their marriage is still intact.  “I’m in my husband’s house and I have never left,” she said with laugher.
Ola Ibironke,  Ijesha man to the core had his early life in Nigeria, his university life was between London and U.S.A before he came back to Nigeria.

Bimbo Oshin grew up in Ondo State where she attended her primary school education at Saint Anne’s Primary School. Later, she went to Staff Primary School in Ile-Ife, Osun state.


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“I don’t ask ladies for Sex before I give them movie roles” – Odunlade Adekola (Video)

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Nigerian actor, Odunlade Adekola has reacted to reports that he demands sex from upcoming actresses before giving them roles in movies.

This comes after controversial blogger, Gistlover, called him out for allegedly being involved in sex-for-movie-role scandal with one Nike Hamzat, a young actress in his production house.

 

Gistlover Blog wrote:“Dear Odunlade Adekola, You are a fantastic Actor who has carve a niche for himself in this industry, you are good at what you do BUT you need to stop this S*X FOR ROLES SHIT. it’s been like that since forever and no one is calling you to order, from Taiwo Aromokun…. to Eniola Ajao…to Bukola Adeeyo and Many more…Now the latest babe is this small girl named Nike who is also your student.

I don’t ask ladies for Sex before I give them movie roles” - Odunlade Adekola (Video)

“Dear Odun, you can’t keep doing this, we all should be accountable, we all want a working system in Nigeria, it starts with us, let us all flush the government behaviour in us first,allow girls get to the top without hanging their legs, mentor them without opening their skirt, you sef look this Girl well if you quick born, you go born this small girl now….this is a gentle warning to you to cease and desist from hanging girls leg, help them grow without shooking your prick in their holes always,

“Be a perfect gentleman, don’t allow this small girl to continue to disrespect your wife. I come in peace”

Reacting to the allegation, Odunlade Adekola said he has never demanded for sex from any actress in the Yoruba movie industry.

He said the allegation is another plot by his enemies to tarnish his good image.

Watch the video below 


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Paul Okoye Marriage Crash: Anita Okoye wants N7.8M monthly as spousal support

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According to the court document filed before an Abuja High Court, Anita Okoye, the estranged wife of Nigerian Rude Boy, Paul Okoye, has demanded the sum of $15,000 (approximately N7.8M) monthly as spousal support.

“Payment of a monthly maintenance sum of $15,000.00 (US Dollars) for the general welfare, education and health of the three children of the union who are presently in schools in the United States of America until they are of age,” part of the document read.

Paul Okoye Marriage Crash: Anita Okoye wants N7.8M monthly as spousal support

The news about the celebrity couple’s split broke on yesterday, Friday, August 20, 2021.

In the leaked court document, Anita has requested the dissolution of their marriage.
She also advised her now estranged husband in the legal document to challenge the petition if he feels disgruntled.

Anita first sparked divorce rumours in April when it was reported that she relocated with their three children to the United States of America.

Paul Okoye Marriage Crash: Anita Okoye wants N7.8M monthly as spousal support

Anita and Paul who were university sweethearts got married in 2014 in a very flamboyant wedding ceremony held in Port Harcourt.
They welcomed their first son, Andre, the previous year. In 2017, they welcomed a set of twins, Nadia and Nathan.


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