The stats behind marriage breakups worldwide is staggering. Celebrities are humans too and they encounter the same challenges ordinary couple go through relative to matrimony.
1. Mercy Aigbe and Lanre Gentry
Nigerian actress Mercy Aigbe and her husband, Lanre Gentry dominated the headlines early this year when the former claimed her husband beat her physically and tortured her emotionally.
Mercy released photos revealing that she had been a punching bag to Lanre, whist also revealing thather husband was a womanizer. Thus the blissful 7-year old marriage tumbled and that was it.
2. Damilola Adegbite and Chris Attoh
The fresh-faced Ghanaian actor and his Nigerian wife kept denying their marriage had hit the rock despite insiders confirming it to a Ghanaian blogger based in London.
3. Lilian Esoro and Ubi Franklin
4. Tonto Dikeh and Churchill
The most dramatic of all the marriage crashes that hit Nollywood this year was this one. The actress tied the knot with Churchill in a simple wedding held in Rivers state , only to end the following year.
Just like that of Mercy’s marriage troubles, Tonto cited physical abuse and torture. The pair traded war of words on social media and it became ugly.