Celebrity marriages can drag in a lot of controversies, with many having different opinions to their relationships as a result of them always opening up details of it to the public. Many celebrity relationships just like normal relationships has been through one or two ups and downs. With some meeting their ends, and with some blossoming to this point and also getting stronger as the time goes on.
We shall be discussing about the top ten African celebrity marriages that has made us gush over the idea and intent of love as we go on.
2Baba and Annie Idibia
We start the count down with one of Nigeria’s finest musicians Innocent Ujah Idibia popularly know as 2baba a song writer, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and activist. 2baba is married to Annie Idibia, who is also a bearer of many titles, as she is a model, entrepreneur, Nollywood actress, and movie producer.The two got married in Lagos Nigeria, while in a private ceremony on the year 2012, They went on to have a civil ceremony in Dubai, on the 23rd of March 2013. They where also know to have been together before the official marriage on 2012. Their union has been blessed with childeren they’ve been together. The two has also shown to have overcome many obstacles, as they made this known as they took their wedding vow.
Omotola Jalade and Captain Mathew Ekinde
Omotola Jalade and husband Captain Mathew, is loved couple in Nigeria. Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade and husband Captain Mathew Ekinde who has been married for more than 20 years has grown strong through out the years. The two has been blessed with three beautiful children; Princess, M.J. Micheal, and Mereiah. Despite the two having quite time demanding jobs, they both still find time to spend with their kids, and to spend quality time together. The love birds, recently celebrated their 25 year old wedding anniversary, where nollywood star Omotola, took to her social media handle and showed praises to her husband.
Olu Jacobs and Joke Slivia
Well known Nigerian actor Olutunde Jacobs, simply known as Olu Jacobs, is a profound actor in Nigeria’s Nollywood, born in Abeokuta Ogun state Nigeria. Married to an also prominent nollywood veterinarian Joke Silvia, who attended the university of Lagos, and the Webber Douglas Academy of dramatic arts London. The two has been waxing strong through out time, and has been a source of inspiration to many young stars all over Africa.
Ramsey Noah and Emilia Philips Noah
Ramsey Noah is a top Nigerian actor, the star has been know to keep his relationship life private with his wife Emilia Philips. The both of them has not been seen in the open frequently, as there is not much known about Emilia Philips apart from her being the wife of nollywood star Ramsey Noah. It could be assumed that the both parties might have agreed to keep each others lives and relationships a secret from the crowd as they still wax strong after more that almost a decade of marriage be them. The lovely couple he as been blessed with three kids through the course of their marriage.
Sullay Muntari and Manay Dankor
Former Ghanaian football player who played as a mid fielder married ex beauty queen, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and model Manay Dankor. Dispite Sullay being Muslim, and Manay being Christian, the two still pulled through and remained happily married for over almost a decade. The harmony of the marriage was however blessed with two children
Temi Otedola and Mr Eazi
Another fan favorite couple in Africa would be Temi Otedola, and Mr Eazi. Temi Otedola, being the daughter of Nigerian billionaire Mr Femi Otedola met with her love interest Mr Eazy through her sister DJ Cuppy. The two has gathered a Lot of attention through their incredible style, and also being able to mix both personal life an business together. This was seen when the both parties opened up a broad cast named “HOW FAR”. Where they discus about the dos and don’ts of being in a relationship.
Adesua Etomi and Banky W
With their wedding being a center of attention to many in the year 2017. This impeccable love story kicks of with the release of Nollywood movie “Wedding party” on 2017, where Adesua Etomi and Banky W both stared in. Following with the release and success of the film, the both went on to say their marriage vows on the same year. Inviting various entertainment personalities as they trew a lavish wedding.
John Dumelo and Gifty Mawunya Nkornu
Star John Dumelo who is not a stranger to the entertainment industry, as he is actively involved in the Nigerian Nollywood , as well as the Ghanian acting sector. Even lately, the star has been seen to show interest in political activities. The love life of the star has also brought up a lot of interest from adoring fans. The star married Gifty Mawunya Who had shared funny stories on how she played hard to get before they entered into a relationship. She told stories about how John had to drive all the way from the US down to Canada just to see her. Reports also told of how the stars new each other way befor they walk down the ailse in 2018. They where also blessed with a son on the same year when they tied the knot.
Batsetsana and Romeo Kumalo
A well know couple in Mzanzi often regarded as a power couple. This is mainly due to their large success and acquisitions on wealth. As Batsetsana Being one is South Africa’s divas won miss South Africa in 1994. She through time forged ther way to the business world and got a thriving career as a media persenter for top billings in the 1990s while acquiring a really impressive level of success.
Her husband Romeo Kumalo wasn’t left behind, as he became a founder of an investment film.Though with rumors going through of the couple engaging in a gay sex video, they both debonked the statement, as they claimed that in was based on baseless accusations.
Runtown and Adut Akech
Nigerian afro beat singer Douglass Agu better referred to as Runtown confirmed to being in a relationship with a South Sudanese Australian model Adut Akech some time around 2020. The two gave hints to their love affair on social media, where they where found flirting with one another.
Adut Akech is a triving model, as she works with many well known brands, and also with top designers. The two drags a lot of attention due to their impeccable style an luxurious travel life style.