The Nigerian entertainment industry is waxing stronger everyday with notable faces making waves. But many of these personalities are yet to say ‘I Do’. Is it because of the current issues of divorce bedeviling the industry, that some are finding it difficult to get married? Here are the notable faces who are yet to say ‘Yes, I do’ and even when they do, one might not even know since it can be done secretly.
Money is not the problem, but the problem is who to marry...
a celebrity, you are faced with challenges of finding the right one to
hook you up because of the temptation one faces everyday. But for these
celebrities, they are just one of those things in the industry and don’t
care if one speaks ill about them or not because that’s what makes
Though, some like Omawumi who was reported to have molested
a photo journalist recently, the truth is what prompted that? Because
in a recent interview, the sonorous musician stated that people are
nosing too much on her personal life and she detests it. So, who and
what are they in relationship with?
Why are they not married
even as they are getting older? Though some have children others are yet
to ponder for one or so it seems. Here are six out of the numerous
celebrities that have never said “I Do” and might take longer to do so.
Since the Kokomaster, D’banj, made a public
confession that he’s still single and looking for a good woman to make
his wife, Olufamous.com reliably gathered that actress Genevieve Nnaji
has been making frantic efforts to get back into the arms of the super
According to an insider in D’banj’s camp, Genevieve and
D’banj never really had a quarrel but that she was complaining too much
because of the many ladies around him. D’banj, he said, got tired of her
drama and simply ignored her.
Now she wants to come back by all
means...Genny just clocked 34 and it’s obvious she can’t just settle
with any guy from the street corner; her man has to be someone with some
level of ‘class’. It was gathered that she made contacts with D’banj at
least three times in the last days of April but D’banj is still having
One of his concerns, the source told
Olufamous.com, is that Genny is too nosy and always wants to know
everything going on. D’banj is the cool type who doesn’t like talking
too much. So, will the Kokomaster still settle down with Genny or will
he still continue to dance the “Koko” while waiting for the right woman?
This member of the Royal Waturuocha
family of Aborh Mbaise local government area of Imo State just marked
her 38th birthday. She is the youngest of four siblings. She holds a
Bachelors Degree in Theatre Arts (1999) and starred in over 100
Nollywood productions. She won the City People Awards in 2004 as the
Most Outstanding Actress. And had been rumoured to have dated Jim Iyke
and some few notable faces. She has achieved everything that a woman
should achieve but has not been hooked-up by anyone yet. Maybe, she
doesn’t want to be seen as one of those break-ups in the industry or she
feels she could take care of herself. But as an African woman, the
right thing to do is to get hooked-up by a man. But how soon?
In a recent picture, Genevieve Nnaji
steps out with her 15 year old daughter, Chimebuka at a private event in
a very rare scenario. Reports say Chimebuka lived with her parents for
years, but ‘has a solid relationship’ with her mother. No one Knows who
her father is, and she will not say, in spite of lingering speculations
Nnaji is from Imo State, but grew up in Lagos,
Nigeria. She is the fourth of eight children and was brought up in a
middle class environment. While at the university, Genevieve began
auditioning for acting jobs amongst the many Nollywood projects.
has been a single mother even when she was rumoured to be dating
D’banj. But on the contrary, she is still waxing stronger and making
‘big cash’ on endorsement and movies. Would she ever get married as a
single mother? Time will tell!
When the news broke that Waje was dating MI, she
was not quick to rebuff it as she said in an interview with
Entertainment Express “There is nothing to say about it really. We first
met when I was in Enugu and he came for a show. When we met in Lagos,
we hooked up and we have been doing stuffs together musically”.
word stuff might also mean something else aside the music business. “He
is somebody who is very passionate about his music and I like him for
“I think it’s just what you media guys started. We are just
friends, and maybe, you guys wanted a Nigerian version of Jay Z and
Beyonce, so they just hooked us up by themselves.
“Even if we are
dating, is it something I would tell the world?” She asked. So, if MI
is dating a single mother like Waje and both profess love for each
other, why not do the right thing and get married? Well, we hope to see
Though her fans love her voice and are crazy
about her, she’s a single mother and some could not hide their curiosity
over the father of her baby.
In an interview with Thisday
Entertainment contributor, SeunApara, she said that her child’s
paternity is not hidden and would do everything to protect her family.
never hid my child’s paternity but I felt that since I’m not married, I
don’t need to come out and say this is the father of my child. It is
always ideal for someone who wants to marry you to be the one to
identify himself. Another thing is that he might not want to identify
himself because he is not an artiste. He might not want that part of my
life. He might just love me and my child. So I like to respect people’s
“My family and my close friends know who the father of
my child is because we’re in a relationship. We have a very healthy
relationship and our families are intertwined. I don’t think I need to
start telling people all this.
“I feel so bad about the stories
people are writing about my child’s paternity because normally,
controversies don’t get to me and my daughter doesn’t have to be part of
this. So, when people start putting that kind of stuff in prints and my
daughter stumbles on it when she is old enough to read, it will hurt
This young energetic movie star, musician
and business man sees nothing wrong with a Nigerian woman kissing and
loving up other men in a movie. He is also a man full of controversy
with numerous ladies lining up as if going for a pageant. There was a
time it was rumoured that the actor is getting married to his Jamaican
Fiancee, Keturah Hamilton, and until now, nothing had been heard.
and Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari are now rumoured to be dating and
some fans have been asking why don’t they get married? Will he get
married soon or continue his ‘bad boy’ role as he said “no vacancy.”