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Photos: 10 Nigerian Celebrities Who Married Their Colleagues And Are Still Together As Couples

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The show business industry is completely different from the regular corporate system. In the corporate setting it is difficult if not impossible to marry in the same work place, especially in the banking industry.

In Nollywood some celebrities have been able to keep fit in their relationship in the same workspace. They are happily married and stay together while still doing their acts and performing their roles without any hindrance. In most cases, some actors and actresses met and got married after they both starred in the same movie.

This article brings to you 10 Nollywood actors who married their colleagues, and are committed to their marital vows of staying together and have been able to keep a good home.

Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva.

Joke Silva and Olu Jacobs

These two Nollywood veterans have been married for over 30 years and are still living together as husband and wife.

Banky W and Adesua Etomi:

The duo got married after playing a role of husband and wife in a movie titled, “The wedding party” in 2017. They are still together as husband and wife.

Norbert and Gloria Young:

The Young as fondly called have stayed together in marriage for over 15 years, and are proud parents of three beautiful kids. They are still together as husband and wife.

Mide Martins and Afeez Abiodun:

Mide Martins and Husband, Afeez Owo
Mide Martins and Husband, Afeez Owo

Mide Martins’s marriage to Afeez Abiodun Owo is one of the successful marriage in Nollywood. The couple has been married for over 13 years, and they are proud parents of two lovely girls.

Ibrahim Suleiman and Linda Ejiofor:

Linda Ejiofor’s marriage to Ibrahim Suleiman, has lasted for about two years now, both appeared in the MNet TV Series, Tinsel. The duo tied the knot on November 11, 2018, and are still living together as husband and wife.

Razak Olayiwola and Moji Afolayan:

Moji Afolayan & Rasaq Olayiwola "Ojopagogo"
Moji Afolayan & Rasaq Olayiwola “Ojopagogo”

Moji Afolayan-Olayiwola has been married to fellow Nollywood star, film producer and director, Rasaq Olayiwola aka Ojopagogo for about 15 years now. The couple are still living together as husband and wife.

Richard and Jumobi Mofe Damijo:

Richard Mofe Damijo family

Nollywood prolific actor Richard Mofe Damijo aka RMD marriage to his Jumobi Adegbesan Damijo in 2000, after the death of his first wife has been for over 20 years now. They are proud parents of five children and are still living together as husband and wife.

Funke Akindele and Abdul Rasheed Bello:

Funke Akindele and Husband, JJC Skillz
Funke Akindele and Husband, JJC Skillz

Star actress Funke Akindele-Bello got married to Nigerian rapper and songwriter, Abdul Rasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz in 2016. They have been together for about four years and are proud parents of twins. They are still together as husband and wife.

Sunday Omobolanle and Peju Ogunmola:

Sunday Omobolanle aka Papi Luwe married his fellow actress Peju Ogunmola, and they have been together for over 3 decades and still counting. They are still together as husband and wife.