Popular Nollywood actress, Chacha Eke Faani has ended her nine-year-old marriage with her husband Austin Faani. The couple got married in 2013. Chacha Eke took to her Instagram page late Monday night to announce that she is done with her marriage to Austin Faani. With the tone and manner she composed her message, she may have been going through hell in her marriage.
She captioned the heading of her message as states; “Leave now alive or leave as a corpse.” Chacha said many had died pretending all was well while wishing, hoping and praying for a better tomorrow. According to her; “I don’t want to “die” or go inexplicably “missing”.
“I sincerely and publicly apologize for living a lie these past years. True to random speculations, there has been trouble in my “perceived paradise. For the 2nd time in 2 years, I am here again on social media boldly declaring that I am done with my marriage. My long overdue/relentless stance on this is of course no news to Austin Faani, the doctors and my parents,” she sated.
Chacha added that “If push comes to shove & suddenly I am incommunicado; my lawyers, the welfare department and the Nigerian police force have my testimonials in recorded video clips/statements set for public release on all social media apps and national newspapers.”
The beautiful and popular Nollywood actress Chacha Eke last two years in 2020 announced that she has divorced her 7 years marriage with her husband Austin Faani. During that period she made a video to let the world know that she is done with her marriage. Chacha Eke stated that she is very grateful that she is leaving the marriage and will be starting a new life. The actress said she would share more details later.
She posted the video on her official Instagram handle but later deleted the video when her colleagues, friends and family member told her to remove the video from social media. In a video which was later deleted on her official Instagram page, the mother of three was seen saying that she is leaving her marriage.
According to her, she is finally leaving with her life intact, noting that she knows what she is saying and she is not crazy. The mum of three stated that she is finally leaving with her life and would share the reasons why she is leaving very soon.
According to her words; “This video is to let the world know that I am done with the marriage. I don’t have a lot to prove that I am done with him but I am done. I am done. I am leaving with my life, finally. I can’t say a lot now but you will hear my story.
Chacha Eke’s marriage is one of the most celebrated among young actresses in the entertainment industry. She often shares beautiful photos of her children and husband in social media to the extent that people thought her marriage was the best among other celebrities. However, during that period, her lovely fans expressed their worry and disappointment at the video she made.
However, after much argument on social media concerning her separation from her husband, Chacha Faani later came online on social media and stated the reason for breaking up with her husband Austin Faani. She alleged that domestic violence is the reason for the break up. According to her, she reveal that her husband Austin Faani beats her up mercilessly and sometimes the beatings leads to coma and she will always find herself in the hospital.
She also reveals that he seized some of her cars and freezes her bank accounts. According to her, she has endured the suffering for so long and this time she won’t stay quiet again. And for her own safety, she has decided to call the marriage a quit. However, many of her family members and friends are begging her not to end the 7 years marriage which has produced 3 lovely children but Chacha Eke mind is already made up as she has started processing her divorce with Austin Faani.
While the breakup of Chacha Eke and her hubby was trending on social media, Nigerian On Air Personality Toke Makinwa advised fans as she explained how she handled her divorce. The media personality said that she took things one day at a time because there were good and bad days. Toke Makinwa also told the fan that she would smile again. There is no rosy marriage. Zack Orji in his own post also shares reasons why many marriages end up in divorce.
Chacha Eke is a famous Nollywood actress, model, producer and a television personality. She is known worldwide for her ability to cry in movies. She was born on 1st May 1993 in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State in the south eastern part of Nigeria to a working class family. She is currently 29 years old.
After completing her primary school education, Chacha Eke attended Our Lord Shepherd International School in Enugu State, Nigeria and obtained her West African Senior School Certificate. After completing her secondary school education, Chacha Eke proceeded to Ebonyi State University in Abakaliki and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy.
She grew up in Abakaliki, Enugu and Asaba respectively. Chacha Eke is the daughter of Professor John Eke who is the Ebonyi State Commissioner for Education. She attended ESUT Nursery and Primary School in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate.
Chacha Eke is currently one of the most talented young actresses in Nollywood. She knows how to interpret her role very well and can fit in any role given to her by a movie directors and producers in Nigeria. It was also reported that it was Austin Faani, one of Nigerian finest movie editor and director that connected her to top movie producers and directors in Nollywood.
Chacha Eke is married to her long time boyfriend Austin Faani who happens to be a professional Nollywood movie director, producer and editor. The marriage is blessed with three beautiful kids. Chacha Eke is currently based in Enugu, coal city state in the south eastern part of Nigeria with her family.
In 2009, Chacha Eke joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) when she partakes for the Miss Nollywood Talent Hunt Show, an acting competition held in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria. After the competition, Chacha Eke started attending movie audition and began acting as a minor character in movies.
In 2012, Chacha Eke rose to fame after acting in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “The End is Near” a movie that brought her to limelight. Chacha Eke is known worldwide for her ability to cry in movies. She always acts in tragic movies and love to cry in movie.
Chacha Eke in the cause of her acting career has won several awards which include Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards, Best Actress of the Year at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards and Most Prominent Actress in Nigeria at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
Chacha Eke has acted in more than 150 Nollywood movies which include The End is Near, Clap of Thunder, Two Hearts, Gift of Pain, A Cry for Justice, and many more. She is currently one of the most gifted and most talented actresses in Nigeria. She is known for acting mostly in tragedy and sorrowful movies and known for her ability to cry in movies. Unfortunately, she has ended her 9 years marriage with her husband Austin Faani due to domestic violence.
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