Some Nigerian celebrities in the entertainment industry have managed to maintain their relationships and marriages, but for all the duos who outlast time, others simply can not. Some Nollywood actresses were at weddings that collapsed amid controversy that kept them from trying again and again. We present a list of Nollywood actresses who have gone to the altar more than once.
Stephanie, who is currently married to Linus Idahosa, was previously married to former Super Eagles defender Chikelu Iloenyosi. Iloenyosi married Stephanie in 2004, but the union crashed in 2007.
Stella was married three times. She married her first husband, Jaiye Aboderin, in 1999. The couple had two daughters before the sudden death of Jaiye in 2004. Damsus remarried in 2007, this time to Emeka Nzeribe. The marriage lasted seven months before a mutual divorce agreement.
In 2011, she teamed up with Daniel Ademinokan, the award-winning producer and director of Nollywood. the couple has been together since then.
The veteran actress Bukky had been married shortly after the separation with Gboyega Amu, who is the father of her two sons, because of their irreconcilable differences. After that, she also married a well-known journalist, Femi Davies, then Bolaji Basia and Adewale Onitiri, who did not last long.
She married in 1985 for the first time when she was only 15 years old. She had two children for her first husband, whom she left in 1991 at the age of 21. She met and married Anthony Nwosisi, but the marriage did not last.
Mercy Aigbe-Gentry, who was married to Lanre Gentry, was the wife of an Igbo and had a beautiful daughter for him, but the union couldn’t stand the test of time as it crashed few years later.
Mercy and Lanre officially tied the nodes in Ikoyi’s Register in 2013, but the marriage is facing turbulent times.
Clarion recently tied the bridal knots with her US fiance Anthony Boyd to celebrate her third wedding. She had a relationship with the legend of Afro-Juju, Sir Shina Peters, and had a son, Clarence Peters, after the end of his first marriage to a Mr. Abiola in 2003.
In 2004 she remarried to Femi Odneyeye, known as Femi Egyptian; However, they separated in 2006, whereupon they got back back six years later before they finally divorced.