In the Nigerian entertainment industry, there are many beautiful female celebrities that have made a name for themselves professionally.
Women of this caliber tend to be drawn to other successful men, including quite wealthy ones. Some of these famous women have married successful businessmen and careerists.
Some celebrities’ careers are slowed down because they marry well-off men, yet this arrangement has other advantages. But for others, it’s just an added bonus because it rarely interferes with their employment.
Here are five female celebrities that have married extremely wealthy men:
1- Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde:
In terms of age and marriage, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is possibly the oldest on this list of celebrities. There are many people who look up to her, including some of her colleagues in the profession, who see her as an inspiration. It’s impossible to forget the fact that she married her husband at a very young age.
2- Dakore Egbuson Akande:
Akore Egbuson Akande needs no introduction to the entertainment sector, specifically Nollywood. With Dakore’s acting career, we have all witnessed it grow over time.
Dakore Egbuson Akande married Olumide Akande in a magnificent ceremony in 2011. Just in case you’re unfamiliar, Olumide Akande is the first son of former Nigerian richest man Chief Harry Akande. They’ve remained one of the country’s wealthiest families by making investments across the economy.
3- Caroline Danjuma:
In 2007 business tycoon Musa Danjuma married Caroline Danjuma. He is the younger brother of Gen. Theophilus Danjuma, and he has a wide range of companies, including shipping and the paint industry, to his name.
This couple’s union was short-lived, as they went their separate ways. However, the relationship resulted in the birth of three lovely children.
4- Zainab Balogun:
The media generally goes crazy when a celebrity couple gets together, but Zainab managed to keep her relationship out of the public glare. However, her wedding was attended by some of the biggest names in entertainment.
One of Dikko Nwachukwu’s critical interests in the aviation industry is entrepreneurship and innovation. While his first wife succumbed to cancer, he was able to find love again. Because he’s so messed up, he’s been granted permission to operate his airline.
5- Mary Remmy Njoku:
It is true that Mary Remmy Njoku is one of Nollywood’s stalwarts. Even though she wasn’t considered an A-lister at the time, she’s been working in the industry since the early 2000s.
The name Jason Njoku is well-known in the tech industry as one of the most important innovators of a dream that not many expected to come true.
As a result of his investments, he is now the owner of a production company, which he and his wife run together. This duo is unquestionably one of the richest young stars in the industry.
6- Ego Boyo:
It’s no secret that Ego Boyo is one of the pioneers of modern-day Nigerian cinema.
Boyo is married to one of Nigeria’s most powerful and successful businessmen. One of Nigeria’s largest corporations, Oando, employs her husband, Omamofe Boyo, who serves as the Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer.
7- Regina Daniels:
Regina Daniels is a Nigerian child star who has achieved international acclaim. After making her acting debut in Nigeria’s second-largest film industry, the stunning actress immediately won over the hearts of the country’s people.
According to gossip, in 2019, she was having an affair with billionaire businessman Ned Nwoko.