In Nollywood movie industry, there are marital controversies about celebrities which range from babymama drama, husband snatching and domestic violence.
While some celebrities are lucky to have a happy marriage, some celebrities have different marital issues. Some celebrities marry ‘brand new’ spouse and some celebrities found love with formerly married individuals.
In this piece, we will be looking at 5 Nollywood actresses who have happy homes with formerly married men.
1. Mercy Johnson-Okojie
Mercy Johnson-Okojie is a Nollywood actress. She was born on August 28, 1984 in Lagos, Nigeria. She started her acting career in 2004 and she has featured several Nollywood movies.
Mercy Johnson got married to Prince Odianosen Okojie in 2011 and they are blessed with 4 children. Mercy Johnson and husband welcomed their 4th child in the United States in May 2020.
Mercy Johnson’s husband, Prince Odianosen Okojie was formerly married to another woman before he met Mercy Johnson. His ex-wife is identified as Lovely Okojie and they had two children together before their separation.
According to reports, the ex-wife of Mercy Johnson’s husband was still legally married to him during his wedding preparations with Mercy Johnson but this didn’t hinder them from tying the knot.
Since Mercy Johnson’s marriage to her husband, Prince Odianosen Okojie, they have been living a happy life void of unnecessary marriage drama.
2. Seyi Edun
Oluwaseyi Edun is a fast-rising Nollywood actress and movie producer. She is popularly known as ‘i am shai’.
She was born and brought up in Lagos but hails from Ayetoro Egbado in Ogun state. She started her acting career in 2009.
Seyi Edun got married to a Nollywood actor, Adeniyi Johnson in 2018.
Adeniyi Johnson was formerly married to popular Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham. They separated in 2015 as a result of infidelity allegations.
There was speculation at the beginning of Adeniyi Johnson’s affair with his new wife, Seyi Edun that they were dating before his break-up with Toyin Abraham. But the new couple have debunked the rumour.
Seyi Edun and Adeniyi Johnson have a happy married life as they always share couple goals on their official instagram pages.
3. Stella Damasus
Stella Damasus is a Nollywood actress and singer. She was born on April 24, 1978 in Benin city, Edo state. She is a graduate of Theatre Arts from University of Lagos. Her first feature movie is titled ‘Abused’ in 1992.
Stella Damasus got married to her first husband, Jaiye Aboderin in 1999. But unfortunately, her husband died in 2004. The marriage produced 2 beautiful daughters.
In 2007, Stella Damasus remarried to Emeka Nzeribe, a marriage which only lasted less than a year.
Stella Damasus is currently married to a Nollywood film producer and director, Daniel Ademinokan. They got married in 2011.
Daniel Ademinokan is the ex-husband of Actress Doris Simeon. The failed marriage was blessed with a son.
Stella Damasus was tagged a husband snatcher because she was spotted many times with Daniel Ademinokan during his marriage crisis with Doris Simeon.
Also, Daniel Ademinokan took away his son, David Ademinokan from Doris Simeon without her consent and travelled abroad to live with Stella Damasus. It was recently that Doris Simeon gained access to her only child.
Ademinokan despite all the criticisms, have openly expressed their love for each other at several occasions.
4. Foluke Daramola
Foluke Daramola is a Nollywood actress and philanthropist. She was born on February 15, 1978. She studied International Relations at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. She started her acting career in 1998.
Foluke Daramola was previously married to Babatunde Sobowale, a marriage which hit the rock after 3 years(2015-2018) because of infidelity allegations which led to domestic violence. The marriage produced two children, a boy and a girl.
Foluke Daramola is currently married to Olukayode Salako. They got married in 2013.
Olukayode Salako was also another woman’s ex-husband. He was married to Olubukola Olusunmola Salako who is a pastor but his ex-wife allegedly packed out of her matrimonial home based on undisclosed reasons. The marriage produced 3 children.
There was a speculation that Foluke Daramola was the brain behind their separation which was outrightly denied by the couple who said the ex-wife left in her freewill.
Olukayode Salako and Foluke Daramola are living happily as a couple disregarding rumours framed up to separate them.
5. Nuella Njubigbo
Nuella Njubigbo is a Nollywood actress, a scriptwriter and a movie producer. She hails from Anambra state. She graduated from Imo State University where she studied Government and Public Administration.
Nuella Njubigbo is also in the league of Nollywood actresses who are married to another woman’s ex-husband. Nuella Njubigbo got married to a film director, Tchidi Chikere in 2014.
Sophia Williams Chikere
Tchidi Chikere was formerly married to another Nollywood actress identified as Sophia Williams Chikere and they had three children together.
Nuella Njubigbo also gave birth to a girl for her husband, Tchidi Chikere and they are living happily as a couple. Nuella Njubigbo has also been spotted with her stepsons at different occasions.
What is your view about marrying another woman’s ex-husband, especially when you are aware of it?
Do you support sidechic relationships which are rampant nowadays?
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Written By Adejumoke Caroline Adebayo