Lets take a look at Nigerian celebrities that have married richer men instead of a man in their monetary league.
Omawumi’s husband is also reported to be from a rich home although the source of his wealth is unknown. No wonder Omawumi tied him down after their first child.
Stephanie Okereke Nollywood actress Stephanie Okereke’s wedding is one of the most memorable wedding in the history of Nigerian entertainment. A memorable wedding cost memorable sums. The actress wedding to husband, Mr. Linus took place in Paris and it was sponsored by oil wealth. Mr. Linus is into Energy business.
Marcy Dolapo Oni
Media personality Dolapo Oni married the son of former Ooni of Ife, Oba Sijuwade last year. Marcy is from a very comfortable family, but their wealth isn’t like that of the Osun royal family. Dolapo Oni after her marriage to Adegbite Sijuwade quit her job at Ebony Life TV and went independent. A princess shouldn’t be reporting to anybody right?
Actress Omotola married as a teenager but that doesn’t mean she married a struggling guy. Omotola at that time married a booming pilot in Capt. Matthew Ekeinde.
Toolz is a from a royal family and as such she can’t marry just anybody. Toolz in January married Tunde Demure, a pilot with Aero Contractor and also son of former NCAA Director General, Harold Segun Demuren. The billionaire was however removed in 2013 but after amassing wealth.
Nollywood actress Caroline Danjuma married a billionaire before most of these celebrities started marrying rich men. Caroline married Musa Danjuma in 2006. Chief (BARR.) Musa Danjuma serves as an Executive Chairman of Nigeria America Line Limited and Comet Shipping Agencies Nigeria Limited.
Ex-Beauty queen Dabota Lawson said yes to a billionaire who is older than her with about 3 decades in Prince Sunny Aku. Prince Sunny Aku serves as the CEO of Novena Majesty Furniture.
Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson is boxed up but her husband is on another level. Mercy’s husband Okojie is a successful businessman and a politician in Edo state.
Nollywood actress Annie Macaulay also nodded to a man in another financial level in her day 1 lover, 2face Idibia. They got married in 2013 and their marriage is one of the most successful ones in Nigerian entertainment.