Nobody knows what lies in marriage until they take that bold step to walk down the aisle. Before then, most of us females are anxious to jump into a beautiful gown and take the majestic walk amidst cheers.
We don’t really bother ourselves on whether it will work or not, but unfortunately, not all marriages live for its vows.
Here are 10 Nollywood actresses who have been divorced and are yet to re-marry.
10. Uche Elenedu
The actress was married to Mr Igweanyinba but the marriage hit the rocks in 2012.
They had 2 beautiful girls.
Marriage to be truthful takes a lot of work, and like anything else in life, you will have to make it work to enjoy the reward.
9. Uche Ogbodo
Uche Ogbodo was so so unlucky, the actress’ marriage hit the rocks when she was still pregnant with her baby girl.
Her marriage with Apo Arthur ended in 2013 when she was 10 months pregnant.
8. Doris Simeon
Doris Simeon was married to Daniel Ademinokan but she got divorced in 2013. They have a son together.
rumors had it that she went to the famous fire fire church called Mountain of fire and Miracles Ministries, Prayer City to do Deliverance to try and get her Husband back.
7. Ayo Adesanya
Ayo Adesanya married for 8 years to her ex-husband Goriola Hassan. In 2009 her marriage hit the rocks and made headlines in Nigeria.
6. Chika Ike
Businesswoman, writer, and actress Chika Ike was married to Tony Eberiri.
The couple ended their marriage in 2013 after tying the knot in 2006.
5 Toke Makinwa
The popular media personality was unlucky after her wedding.
Toke Makinwa was with her long-time boyfriend and health instructor Maje Ayida for 7 years.
But soon after their wedding in 2015, the marriage collapsed 2 years after.
4 Tonto Dikeh
Tonto Dikeh’s marriage lasted barely a year. she got married to Olakunle Churchill in August 2015 and got divorced by February 2016.
Both Tonto and Churchill have blamed their divorce on each other. Recently Tonto Dikeh noted her ex-mother-in-law didn’t her in her marriage.
3 Mercy Aigbe
The Yoruba actress got married in 2013 to Lanre Gentry, a Nigerian Hotelier and had 2 children with him.
Apparently the marriage lingers, according to her, she’s not fully divorced.
2 Ini Edo
Ini Edo tied the knot in 2008 with an American business mogul Philip Ehiagwina.
Following the marriage, there were reports that the her ex-husband was already married to an American model Ruth Okoro.
Upon accusations of domestic violence and cheating, Ini Edo stepped out of the marriage in 2014.
1 Kate Henshaw
The 48-year-old Nollywood actress was married to Roderick James Nuttal for 12 years. However, in 2011 her marriage hit the rock. According to reports, Kate was blamed for cheating on several occasions by her husband.
But the hard work of making a marriage work is not doing the laundry and cleaning the house.
The kind of effort that is put into having a successful marriage is the type of work that is sure to be fun and therapeutic if viewed from the right perspective.
I think we all need to reminded that marriage is just about two imperfect people who refuse to give up on each other in spite of the obvious difference.