Nigerian Celebrities That May Never Marry
There is a growing trend of more Nigerian celebs living non-married lives. Some of them seem not to be ready for the institution called marriage. But we all know celebs earn good money than an average person. This makes us wonder why they are not yet married since financial stability is important.
Is it that they haven’t found the ‘right person’? Could it be, perhaps, that there’s less love around? Or maybe they want their freedom and don’t want to live on someone else’s terms.
Whatever the case may be, we’ve compiled a list of Nigerian celebrities that may never marry.
- Don Jazzy
Mavins Records boss, Michael Ajereh, aka Don Jazzy, seems to be happy with his single state. The 38-year-old producer said he feels fulfilled even without children and marriage. In his words, “I am very happy. I am not missing anything.”
- Honey pot
Ever-smiling and bubbly co-host of ‘Entertainment Splash’ on Television Continental (TVC) Olayemi Ogunwale disclosed that she hasn’t seen the right person to settle down with.
- Frederick Leonard
Apart from his looks, Frederick’s effortless delivery in movies leaves many women crushing on him. The 44-year-old actor said he is not yet married because he doesn’t want to end up miserable.
- Tina Mba
Veteran Nigerian actor, Tina Mba, is not married but has two children with a partner. She said her happiness is a priority; therefore, she cannot be miserable for another person’s gratification.
- Rita Dominic
Despite playing bride roles in movies, the 45-year-old actor is not yet married. Ranking fourth on the list of rich actors in Nigeria, she almost got married but later cancelled it.
- Genevieve Nanji
Nollywood’s golden girl has never tied the knot even though her 24-year-old daughter is married. In her words, she’s scared of experiencing a failed marriage as it requires commitment. Genevieve gave birth to her daughter, Theodora Chimebuka Nnaji when she was still in secondary school, at the age of 17.
- Jim Iyke
44-year-old bad-boy actor, Jim Iyke, welcomed a son with a Lithuanian law graduate, Dana Kinduryte, in 2015. However, he is not married. In an interview with Your View on TVC, he said it is harder to have a great marriage when you’re already successful.
- Nonso Diobi
Multiple award winning Nigerian actor, Nonso Diobi, has never been married but he has a child. The 44-year-old’s net worth is about $ 1 million.
Nigerian-French vocalist, Bukola Elemide, popularly known as Asa, revealed that she delayed marriage because of her selfishness. The 38-year-old singer said men usually find it difficult to adapt to her progress and routine.
- Eniola Badmus
Eniola Badmus is still single despite the recognition she enjoys in the entertainment industry. Popularly known as Nollywood’s heavyweight, the 37-year-old creative actor is one of the highest-paid actors in Nigeria.
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