Not everyone gets to have the fairy tale kind of marriage everybody wants.
Due to ‘irreconcilable differences’ and so many other factors, marriages are crashing left, right and center. But what really amazes us is how a marriage could crash in less than a year even a month!
Anyways, below are 5 celebrity marriages that didn’t last for more than 2 years.
1. Funke Akindele and Kehinde Oloyede – 2012-2013
When Funke Akindele tied the knot with Kehinde Oloyede back in 2012, it was glamorous affair. It however crashed a year later after Kehinde proved to be a serial baby daddy and cheat.
Their marriage was alleged to have ended after Oloyede kept a string of affairs and even returning to the women he had prior to the big celebrity wedding with Funke Akindele.
The actress emerged on Friday, July 19, 2013 to confirm she’s actually separated from her husband of one year Kehinde ‘Almaroof’ Oloyede.
2. Uche Ogbodo and Arthur Akpo – 1 month
Now this is another interesting couple! The pair’s union crashed barely a month into their wedding but many didn’t know about it. She however shocked many when she revealed that her marriage to Arthur Akpo had crashed.
She once told Vanguard, “The marriage lasted barely a month before we started having issues. We were having issues before I found out I was pregnant.“
3. Comedienne Princess and Adeshola Jeremiah- 1 month
Comedienne Princess surprised fans when she announced that her marriage to movie producer/director Adeshola Jeremiah had crashed. Princess who got married to her husband, Adeshola Jeremiah, in May 2013, once told Punch, “I don’t think you should call him my ‘ex-husband’ because we were together for less than one month. An ex- husband is somebody you marry and after three years or more, you separate. Anyway, I don’t know where he is. We have moved on.“
4. 9ice and Toni Payne – 2 years
Former celebrity couples 9ice and Toni Payne had been married for a year before officially getting divorced shortly after, following allegations of cheating that sprung from a song that 9ice released.
9ice and Toni Payne got married in 2009 and separated the year after, 2010 after having a son together, named, Zion.
5. Tiwa Savage and Tee Billz – 2 years
So, Tiwa Savage and her then manager, Tee Billz tied the knot in a white wedding ceremony in Dubia on November 23, 2013.
Tee Billz lashed out at his wife on Instagram on April 28, 2016 complaining of neglect, accused his wife of having sex with Dr. Sid, Don Jazzy and 2face Idibia, claimed his mother-in-law is a witch who has blocked his destiny and spoke about his fractured relationship with his father.
It was later revealed that he tried committing suicide on the same day. Tiwa Savage that same day revealed she has ended everything with him and is not going back to being married.
6. Toyin Aimakhu and Adeniyi Johnson
Toyin Aimkahu’s 2-year-old marriage to Adeniyi Johnson had hit the rocks early this year after he was accused of cheating on her.
Toyin Aimakhu was reported to have caught him flirting with a secretary.