Surprising! These Nollywood Actors are Couples in Real Life!

There are a number of Nollywood actors who have found love, either on or off screen. Their relationships have stood the test of time and they keep teaching us relationship goals every single day!

Below is the list of Nollywood actors who are couples in real life.


  1. Funke Akindele and JJC Skillz

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Yay! Funke Akindele and hubby JJC Skillz show off their twin boys Finally! The world can breath. Celebrity couple Funke Akindele aka Jenifa and her producer hubby JJC Skillz have shown us a glimpse of their twin boys and we just can't contain our excitement. Although the great news had gone viral late last year, there was no official confirmation from the couple. Taking to Instagram to share the photo, Funke simply captioned the photo: "To God be all the glory!!!" While her hubby captioned the same photo on his Instagram account: "The Bellos 😍 UPDATE ❤️" Of course, celebs including: Ini Edo, Iyabo Ojo, Adunni Ade, Bukky Wright and others, as well as fans and well wishers have been congratulating the couple So happy for them. Big Congratulations to the Bello's! #celebcouple #couplegoals #celebbabies #funkeakindele #funkeakindeleandjjcskillz #funkeakindeletwinboys

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Funke Akindele a.k.a Jenifa, married her music star/actor husband Abdulrasheed Bello a.k.a JJC Skillz at a private ceremony in London in 2016.

The duo has since been showing us what it entails to be in love with your spouse as they act and direct the popular TV series, Jenifa’s Diary.

Also, they both welcomed their twins late last year and their fans have since expressed their excitement and happiness over the news.


  1. Adesua Etomi and Banky W

Adesua Etomi and Banky W met on the set of the ‘Wedding Party’ and wowed their fans when they got married in real life. Their engagement and wedding became one of the most talked about in 2017.

The two have since shown that their love for each other grows deeper every day as they support and profess their love at any chance they get!


  1. Tchidi Chikere and Nuella Njugbibo

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#Teenuel2018 Ace Nollywood producer and director, Tchidi Chikere and Nollywood actress, Nuella Njubigbo tied the nuptial knots today, 09/06/2018. The couple had their traditional wedding a few years ago in the bride's hometown in Anambra state and their court wedding followed almost immediately. Barely a year after, they welcomed a daughter as their first child together. Tchidi Chikere was previously married to Sophia, also an actress but, their marriage hit the rocks following issues bothering on infidelity and lack of submission. The union produced three boys but, Its safe to say that he(Tchidi) found love again in the arms of Nuella Njubigbo and, they're both married today. Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Tchidi Chikere. May God bless your union and keep it to stand the test of time. #teenuel2018 #tchidichikere #nuellachikere #thechikeres #newmarriage #weddingthings #prettybride #lovelygown #makeuponfleek #nonyenaijaonline #tatafomistress #naijasbestreporter #wedeyrepresent

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They did not hesitate to make things official after being an item in 2014. Despite the rumours and insults from Tchidi’s ex’s wife’s fans who felt he did wrong to have dumped his wife, they rose above all that and walked down the aisle in 2014.

They also welcomed their daughter in 2015!


  1. Olu Jacobs and Joke Silver

These veteran actors stand as beacons of inspiration for the younger generation. They have been married for over thirty years and their love have since been waxing strong despite the circumstances of being in the limelight.

Their adorable children are indeed a sight to behold. This shows why the younger generation still looks up to them!


  1. Iretiola and Patrick Doyle

The two have been married for over a decade now and love still keeps blossoming their relationship. They choose to be down to earth despite all the glamour and fame.

They are a great couple and they have six lovely children!


  1. Linda Ihuoma Ejiofor and Ibrahim Suleiman

The Tinsel actors tied the knots last year and fans have since then, not stop gushing about their union.

They are one beautiful and lovable couple that will keep you stunned and eager to get married!


Which amongst them is your favourite???


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