Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele, has opened up about her two failed marriages.
The actress’ first marriage was to Kehinde Oloyede a local government chairmen in Lagos State. She was one out of his three wives but the union didn’t stand the test of time….Continue Reading>>>
She made a second attempt and married music artiste and director, Abdulrasheed Bello, also known as JJC Skillz. The marriage unfortunately crashed last year.
They both welcomed a set of twins before they parted ways.
Speaking on her failed relationships, Funke advised ladies not to rush into marriage so that they will not rush out of it.
“The only reason I will share this with you is to encourage young ladies out there that are in a hurry to get married.
“Those that are pressured to get married. Calm down, take your time. If you rush in, you will rush out.”
Speaking further, Akindele explained how she just wanted to do things the right way, get married and have children. However, her first marriage failed and ended in a very messy way.
According to her, she realized that the news of her failed marriage had become public knowledge when someone called to tell her while she was on a movie set. Akindele said that she wanted to die at that moment.
The movie star admitted that she lost a number of deals during that period but she decided not to let it break her.
“I just wanted to get married. I wanted to do things right, have children and all that. When I went into the first marriage, it didn’t work fine. And it ended in a very bad way.
“On social media, the noise was everywhere. I was actually filming and somebody called me and told me, I wanted to die!
“I cried, lost some good deals then. But I didn’t let it break me.”
The actress advised ladies to get married because they love their partner and want to spend the rest of their lives with the person.
She added that people should not get married because of children or because of pressure from society most especially when they are taunted for being childless at a certain age….Continue Reading>>>
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