Top 10 Longest Celebrity Marriages in Nigeria

Ever wondered what has kept them this long? Does working together has anything to do with these lasting relationships? They are always in the spotlight and despite the general nothing that celebrity marriages don’t last long, these ones have been able to weather the storm. Below are the couple with longest marriages

Charly Boy and Di

They have been married for 35 years. They share similar interest and work together. Contrary to what people think, it is glaring that marrying your friend is the key.

Sony and Betty Irabor

Betty is a journalist, author and publisher of the well known magazine, Genevieve while Soni is a broadcaster. They have been married for 33 years and have two grown children.

Olu and Joke Jacobs

Olu and joke are the epitome of what a good relationship is. They have been married for more than 30 years. They are the role models of nollywood.

Tunde and Wummi Obe

This couple have been singing from their university days. They have 3 kids together and have been married for over 26 years and both are inseparable.

Zack and Ngozi Orji

This couple have successfully lived as a perfect match. They have learnt over time to place their marriage above their individual interests. They are blessed with 3 children and have been married for 24 years. Zack said he owes the success of the marriage to mutual understanding and their determination to make it work.he said they make sacrifices as children are involved. Their first son Leo’nel is making a career in music.

Matthew and Omotola Ekehinde

Omotola got married to her husband who is a pilot on March 23,1996. They have four kids and recentll celebrated their 20th year anniversary.

Richard and Jumobi Mofe-Damijo

The couple have 4 kids. Their marriage survived despite several predictions that they would not last due to the controversy surrounding the couple.. They married in 2000(16 years).

Patrick and Ireti Doyle

This couple have been married for 12 years now and love still blossoms in their union. Patrick got married to Ireti after he lost his former wife to death. The both couple are actors and have been blessed with 6 children, four from Patrick’s earlier marriage.

Fela and Tara Durotoye

They got married in 2001 (15 years) and have 3 kids together. Tara was quoted once to have said “I find that I’ve become addicted as well because I am married to him”.

Nora and Gloria Young

They have been married for over 13 years without any regrets, though their marriage was initially trailed with criticism. They have 3 kids together. In the 90s, Gloria was one of the actress that adorned the screen. Her colleague in the industry accused her of snatching her husband from her and went all out to criticize the marriage. Currently, Gloria and her husband are enjoying their marriage.

These beautiful couples have been able to stand the test of time and have nurtured their relationship and now they are an icon and role models that other people look up to. We appreciate them!

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