Several celebrities have dated themselves to the extent that fans believed that these relationships might have ended up in marriage.
We present some of the most publicized Nigerian celebrity relationships that failed.
1. Empress Njamah And Timaya
Some years ago, Timaya and Empress Njamah were one of the most talked about celebrity pair but both celebrities ended up their relationship bitterlyand it was even reported that Timaya allegedly tried to retrieve the car he bought for the actress.
2. Kcee And Ebube Nwagbo
Popular singer, Kcee at one time in his life got along with actress, Ebube Nwagbo and when they dated, they were quite a pair. Both celebrities however ended what they had on a lowkey note.
3. Iyanya And Yvonne Nelson
Iyanya and Yvonne Nelson were quite an item and their relationship was the talk of the town. Iyanya even sang about the Ghollywood star actress in one of his popular song when he gushed about having her medicine. They later ended their relationship as they couldn’t see prospects in it.
4. Ibinabo Fiberesima And Fred Amata
Star actor, Fred Amata and former AGN chairman, Ibinabo Fiberesima kicked off their relationship after the actor’s marriage with his wife, Agatha ended. Both celebrities welcomed a baby together but later called it quits and moved on.
5. Bryan Okwara And Bunmi Ademokoya
Former Mr Nigeria, model and actor, Bryan Okwara and international model, Bunmi Ademokoya, who is signed to one of Nigeria’s most prolific model agencies, were in a celebrated relationship. The couple allegedly started dating in 2008 and broke up in November 2013.
6. Tuface Idibia And Vien Tetsola
2Face Idibia is known to have dated several women before he finally got married. He once dated Vien Tetsola briefly after she was crowned Miss Nigeria in 2000. The publicized relationship was however shortlived as they both went their separate ways.
7. D’banj And Jennifer Obayuwana
Music legend, D’Banj dated Jennifer Obayuwana, the pretty daughter of the Polo boss. Their relationship was one of the few relationships that D’banj publicized and confirmed when it was happening. The two however parted ways.
8. Ronke Odusanya And Pasuma
Heavily endowed Nollywood actress, Ronke Odusanya was once in a relationship with popular Fuji singer, Pasuma. The two later parted ways and the actress blamed it on the fact that they were both celebrities but said they were still good friends.
9. Bimbo Akintola And Dede Mabiaku
Popular Nollywood actress Bimbo Akintola’s rumoured affair with Afro beat singer, Dede Mabiaku hit the hard rock. The singer revealed they both agreed that we were better as friends than lovers.
10. Jim Iyke And Nadia Buari
The highly publicised romance between Nigerian star, Jim Iyke and his Ghanian lover, Nadia Buari hit the rocks after the actress reportedly couldn’t cope with Jim Iyke’s temper tantrums.
11. Ikechukwu And Sarah Ofili
Nigerian rapper, Ikechukwu and Ex-Fiancee had a bitter breakup and this was confirmed when the rapper revealed that the breakup with his ex-fiancee, Sarah ofili was caused by Terry The Rapman. Sarah Ofili added fuel to the fire saying she accepted his proposal because it was in public.
12. Rita Dominic And Aquila Njamah
Rita Dominic came back from London years ago to join Nollywood and the first person she dated in the industry was Empress Njamah’s elder brother, actor cum director Aquila Njamah. But the two went their separate ways.