The marriage union is a special one, which can be beautiful with life-long pleasant memories, but also bucket-load of heartaches. The entertainment scene in Nigeria has witnessed quite a number of marriages that ended sadly and shockingly, here are a few…
PRINCESS AND ADESHOLA JEREMIAH
This was a sad tale and a real shocker. The union between popular comedienne, Princess and Adeshola Jeremiah lasted all of seven months after the couple tied the knot on May 8, 2013.
Confirming the break-up, she said at the time, “Yes, my marriage has ended due to irreconcilable differences”.
FUNKE AKINDELE AND ALMAROOF OLOYEDE
A-list actress, Funke Akindele got hooked to her Beau, Kehinde Almaroof Oloyede on Saturday, May 26, 2012. Tagged the most talked about union of 2012, it sadly came crashing down after just 14 months in July 2013!
INI EDO AND PHILIP EHIAGWINA
Though this union lasted six years, the manner in which it ended sent shivers down the spine of many.
The couple got married in 2008, but split in 2014, amid claims and counter claims of infidelity. The actress, confirming the split at the time, cited irreconcilable differences.
CHIKA IKE AND TONY EBERIRI
Chika and Tony got hooked in 2006, but parted ways in 2011 and were officially divorced in 2013.
The actress took to Facebook to break the news of her divorce on July 28, 2013. She wrote, “Hi Fabs! Thank you all for your love and support over the years…. It’s been an emotional journey and I want to officially announce to you guys that the court has granted me a divorce…I am now officially divorced. Thanks”.
UCHE IWUJI AND JUWON LAWAL
Another marriage that ended after just one year, precisely 15 months. The movie star and businessman got married on November 16, 2012 at the Ikoyi Registry, but after just over a year and one child (a son), they parted ways.
DORIS SIMEON AND DANIEL ADEMINOKAN
The controversy surrounding the breakup of this once-lovely union is still brewing. The couple met on a movie set in 2006, and before long got hooked. The marriage produced one son (David) before they parted in 2013.