Celebrity Marriages that crashed in 2013

Source: Joy Akosa/Nigeriafilms.com
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Nigerians are seen as very religious and respectful people even in terms of long lasting marriages but when it comes to our celebrities I think the big name gets into them and also ruin their marriages, quite some few do not know what being into marriage means, while for the few that knows they strive hard to keep their homes closer to their hearts than their names, Many Nigerian celebrities are considered unlucky with relationships. Many of the unions crash on allegations of battering and infidelity.

See some marriages that crashed in 2013

Mike Abdul and Vivien Stephen Eva

Gospel Singer Mike Abdul has separated from his wife, another Gospel singer who is known as Monique, several months ago. Below is what Vivien wrote on her facebook page:

"A lie can travel half way around the world, while the truth is still putting on its shoes, by the time the lie is wayyyyyyyyy TIRED the truth catches UP!!! I Live, I Love, I Smile, I Hurt, I Pray, I Hope, I Believe, I Try, I Cry, I Conquer but most of all.. I am unapologetically A WOMAN."

Funke Akindele and Kehinde Oloyede

After one year, Nollywood actress and celebrity, Funke Akindele, popularly known as Jenifa, has admitted a break-up announced by her husband, Kehinde Oloyede.

"…We want to formally inform you that after due consultation and consideration, she's now separated from Mr. Kehinde Oloyede as his wife," Ayo Ola-Muhammed, her publicist, announced in an official statement.

Sen. Ahmed Yerima and 17-year-old Marian

Three years after marrying a 14-year-old Egyptian girl named Marian, former Zamfara state governor and serving senator of the federal republic of Nigeria, Sen. Ahmed Yerima, has divorced her to marry a 15-year-old girl.

Stella Damasus and Emeka Nzeribe

Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus decided to marry her third husband without properly divorcing the second one. And as a consequence her second husband Emeka Nzeribe wanted to sue her.

Chika Ike and Tony Eberiri

Actress Chika Ike married Tony Eberiri in 2006 but the marriage packed up a few years later. Two months after filing for divorce, a high court in Abuja in July 26th granted the actress a divorce.

Dino Melaye and Tokunbo Melaye

Former Kogi State House of Reps member, Dino Melaye was accused, in the divorce suit, of emotion/physical abuse and infidelity. The drama between the couple started long ago, a source said Dino Melaye's anger problem surfaced when he impregnated Nollywood actress Bisi Ibidapo Obe.

Michael Prest and his English wife Yasmin

Nigerian oil tycoon Michael Prest has lost a legal battle with his estranged English wife Yasmin over a £17.5m divorce settlement. Married in 1993, they spent most of their time in London, had properties in Nigeria and the Caribbean and lived to a "very high standard".

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