In this article I will be sharing with you 5 Nigerian celebrities that are married to their fellow celebrity. It is no longer news that celebrities in Nigeria marry their fellow celebrities and even waxing stronger in their matrimonial home. These Nigerian celebrity couples have managed to stay strong in their marriage for years without any form of breakup, maltreated, domestic violence or misunderstanding.
These celebrity couples have really shown the world that it is not all celebrity marriages have pot holes and negative publicity. So therefore after a careful study and research I present to you 5 Nigerian celebrities that are married to their fellow celebrity.
1. Austin Faani and Chacha Eke
Austin Faani Ikechukwu is a Nollywood director, producer and a movie editor while his wife Chacha Eke is a Nollywood actress, model and a television personality. Austin Faani is from Anambra State while his wife Chacha Eke is from Ebonyi State both in the south eastern part of Nigeria. Austin Faani and Chacha Eke met in a movie location and that is how their love life began. In 2009, Austin Faani met his beautiful wife Chacha Eke on the set of Amaco’s movie titled “When Kings Decide”. On 1st June 2013, they both got married. On 19th September 2013, Austin Faani and Chacha Eke welcome their first daughter. Their white wedding took place on Saturday 1st June 2013 in Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria while their traditional marriage took place in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria, which happens to be the hometown of Chacha Eke.
2. Tchidi Chikere and Nuella Njubigbo
Tchidi Chikere is a Nollywood director, producer, actor and a script writer while his wife Nuella Njubigbo is a Nollywood actress, scriptwriter and a model. Tchidi Chikere is from Imo State while his wife Nuella Njubigbo is from Anambra State both in the south eastern part of Nigeria. Tchidi Chikere is a graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Calabar while his wife Nuella Njubigbo is a graduate of Public Administration from Imo State University Owerri. On 29th March 2014, Nuella Njubigbo got married to Nollywood movie director, Tchidi Chikere in her family compound in Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria and the marriage is blessed with two beautiful kids. The wedding reception was graced by dignitaries, high class personalities and popular celebrities from the Nigerian entertainment industry. Tchidi Chikere and his wife Nuella Njubigbo have never had any misunderstanding or negative publicity from the media.
3. Banky W and Adesua Etomi
Banky W is a Nigerian R&B artiste, singer, songwriter, record label owner, stage performer, rapper, actor and a model while his beautiful wife Adesua Etomi is a Nollywood actress, television personality, social media personality and a model. Banky W is from Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria while his wife Adesua Etomi is from Edo State in the south southern part of Nigeria. Banky W is a graduate of Industrial Engineering from RPI College in New York City in the United States of America while his wife Adesua Etomi is a graduate of Drama and Performing Arts from the University of Wolverhampton in United Kingdom. In February 2017, Adesua Etomi got engaged to Banky W and they both got married on 19th November 2017. The wedding reception was graced by dignitaries, high class personalities and popular celebrities from the Nigerian entertainment industry.
4. Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva
Olu Jacobs is a Nollywood actor, producer, entrepreneur and a television personality while his wife Joke Silva is a Nollywood actress, director, producer, business woman, entrepreneur, and a television personality. Olu Jacobs is from Ogun State while his wife Joke Silva is from Lagos State both in the south western part of Nigeria. Olu Jacobs and his wife Joke Silva are the founders of Royal Arts Academy. A movie school aimed for training movie practitioners in acting, directing, producing, script writing, photography, costumier, makeup, editing, modeling, set designed and various aspect of movie making. Olu Jacobs is a graduate of Performing Arts from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, United Kingdom while his wife Joke Silva is a graduate of Theatre Arts from Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, United Kingdom. In 1985, Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva got married and their marriage is currently blessed with two grown up children and a grandchild. They met in 1981 at the National Theatre in Lagos, Nigeria during Nigerian 21st Independence Anniversary.
5. Simi and Adekunle Gold
Adekunle Gold is a fast rising Nigerian highlife singer, songwriter, stage performer, recording artist and a graphic designer while his wife Simi is a fast rising Nigerian R&B singer, songwriter, recording artiste, stage performer and a model. Adekunle Gold and his wife Simi are both from Lagos State in the south western part of Nigeria. Adekunle Gold is a graduate of Arts and Design from the Lagos State Polytechnic while his wife Simi is a graduate of Mass Communication from Covenant University in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. Adekunle Gold and his beautiful wife Simi are both music legends. They got married in 13th January 2019 and the marriage ceremony was attended by top dignitaries, public figures and celebrities from the Nigerian entertainment industry.