In this article I will be sharing with you 10 Nollywood celebrities who failed in their marriages. Keeping the union of a man and a woman as partners in a relationship is not as easy as the word marriage sound. It takes the two partners involved to make the marriage work and when one disagrees the bond is broken.
Regular couples do face challenges and temptation that strive to drive their marriage to the rock, how much more celebrities who are always on the spotlight and always traveling from one location to another. So after a careful study and research I present to you 10 Nollywood celebrities who failed in their marriages.
1. Roberts Peters
Roberts Peters is a Nollywood actor, director and a television personality always known for playing supporting role in movies. Roberts Peters five years old marriage to his American wife crashed not long ago, but he remarried again in 2014 in the United States of America.
2. Funke Akindele
Funke Akindele is a famous Nollywood actress, producer and a television personality always known for playing lead role in movies. She is popularly known for her role as Jenifa in the television series titled Jenifa’s Diary. To the amazement of fans, Funke Akindele marriage to Alhaji Almaroof crashed barely a year after their wedding. Funke Akindele moved on with life and few years later she got married to a man younger than her.
3. Jibola Dabo
Jibola Dabo is a veteran Nollywood actor and a television personality known for his white bears signature. Jibola Dabo who was married to his wife Binta for so many years had a failed marriage. Their union crashed over accusation of infidelity. Binta accused Jibola Dabo of bringing women into their matrimonial home while Jibola Dabo said Binta is just his baby mama.
4. Chiege Alisigwe
Chiege Alisigwe is a famous Nollywood actress and a television personality. She is popularly known for her role in the 1999 Nollywood blockbuster movie Oganigwe which she starred alongside with Kenneth Okonkwo. Chiege Alisigwe was married to Tony Ebbe, a senior police officer. Unfortunately, Chiege Alisigwe marriage lasted for just three months. Luckily for her the marriage blessed her with a beautiful kid that she single handedly raised as a single mother.
5. Segun Arinze
Segun Arinze is a famous Nollywood actor, director, producer and a television personality popularly known for his role as Black Arrow. Fans were so excited when Segun Arinze got married to his beautiful wife Anne, but became shock when Anne left the marriage thereby breaking Segun Arinze heart. However, the marriage produced a beautiful daughter for Segun Arinze who is currently 17 years old. Segun Arinze has been married twice after his first break-up while Anne just wedded her third husband three months ago.
6. Monalisa Chinda
Monalisa Chinda is a famous Nollywood actress, model and a television personality. Monalisa Chinda shocked her fans when she announced years back that she has left her marriage over domestic violence and abuse. The beautiful actress practically ran out of her matrimonial home with her little daughter who is now growing into a beautiful young lady. Although Monalisa Chinda has tried a couple of different relationships after her breakup with her husband but to no avail. She remains single till date and is one of the hottest single mother in Nollywood.
7. Kate Henshaw
Kate Henshaw is a famous Nollywood actress, producer and a television personality from Calabar. She won the Africa movie Academy Award for Best Actress in Nigeria for her role in the Nollywood romantic movie Stronger Than Pain which she starred alongside with Emeka Ike and directed by Tchidi Chikere. Kate Henshaw and her ex-British husband Mr. Nuttal shocked fans with their separation after about 10 years of marriage which produced a daughter.
8. Chika Ike
Chika Ike is a famous Nollywood actress, producer, entrepreneur and a television personality. She is always known for featuring in romantic movies. Chika Ike is another victim of domestic violence and abuse. She left her husband and move on with life after receiving several torturing from her husband. Chika Ike was married to Tony Ebieri for some years and later filed for a divorce when he starting abusing her and won the divorce case. Since her breakup with her husband things have really turn well for her as she is now topping the lists of the richest actresses in Nigeria.
9. Eucharia Anunobi
Eucharia Anunobi is a famous Nollywood actress, evangelist and a television personality. She is popularly known for her role in the movies Glamour Girls and Abuja Connection. Eucharia Anunobi was heartbroken years ago after her husband Mr. Ekwu dumped her and elopes to where she cannot trace him. When she waited for him to come back to her and to no avail, she later filed for divorce from the marriage and move on with her son from the marriage.
10. Kenneth Okonkwo
Kenneth Okonkwo is a famous Nollywood actor, producer, politician and a television personality. He is popularly known for his role as Andy in the Nollywood blockbuster movie titled Living in Bondage. Kenneth Okonkwo was married to the only daughter of CPM General Oversea, Ogechi Ezekiel, but the marriage lasted barely two years and finally crashed in 2002. Luckily for him the marriage produced two handsome boys for him before the breakup.