Behind a successful man there is a woman. That is the African proverb that best illustrates the story of the beautiful wives of Top Yoruba actors rocking the industry. Unarguably, these actors are the rave of the moment, who have over the years given an account of the professionalism in them. Their acting prowess is incomparable and away from that, they have so many activities speaking volume for them in and outside the industry, but despite their job, people hardly talk about their wives who are more like the strong pillars behind them. In this special report, Yorubamoviegist.com presents to you 10 popular Yoruba Actors’ wives people hardly see, know or talk about plus what they do.
Call Omolara Ademola an elegant beauty and then you won’t be wrong. This is because she is blessed with a nice curve and face. Omolara is the pretty wife of seasoned actor, Muyiwa Ademola aka Authentic. She got married to Muyiwa some years back and their union is blessed with wonderful kids. The Ekiti-born woman of substance is a graduate of Adult Education & Community Development. Right now, Omolara is into private business.
Next on this list is Aina Olabimpe Olajumoke, the wife of renowned actor, Aina Gold. She is an assistant head in a public school and also the chairman of board of directors of a private school called B-Gold group of schools. Olajumoke and Aina Gold met when they were very young at their neighborhood in Oshodi, Lagos. Her father has a street adjacent to Aina Gold’s father’s house which gave them the privilege to be attending same church in the axis. There, they met and became friends and a relationship started, the rest, as they say is now history. Olajumoke is a quiet type and well reserved.
Ruth is the wife of the talented Yoruba actor, Odunlade Adekola, she is a staunch born again Christian who doesn’t use any form of jewelry but the beauty of the lord always shines on her. They got married a couple of years ago and their union is blessed with three great boys. The Abeokuta Ogun State-born woman is an undergraduate of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic and she is also into business.
Victoria Adeolu got married to Funsho Adeolu over a decade ago. The quintessential actor, who shot into limelight with a superlative performance on the blockbuster movie “Ale Ariwo”, met his wife eight years before they got married. Victoria is also into business. She celebrated her 40th birthday recently.
Though, they’ve both be living as a couple for a very long time but Omolara and Olaniyi Afonja aka Sanyeri were legally joined together in December 1st, 2013. She is a business type. They met and fell in love a decade ago at the National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos.
The wife of popular actor, lecturer and MTN ambassador, Hafiz Oyetoro, aka Simply Saka is Olaide Oyetoro. They have been married for over 10 years and they have three children. They met while Hafiz was a lecturer at the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education and Laide was a student at the same college. She is currently running a mega shop in her area.
Popular Yoruba actor, Yomi Fabiyi got married to his British lover a few years ago. The actor exchanged marital vows with Fran at the Apapa Registry amidst selected friends and family members in attendance. Fran is a Human Resource consultant and they both met at Manchester when Yomi was on a long vacation that lasted for several months. Yomi had family introduction in the UK before Fran came to Nigeria to see the actor’s family.
Although, she is also an actress but Mojisola Afolayan got married to Veteran Yoruba actor, Rasaq Olayiwola aka Ojopagogo. Their union is unknown to many people apart from those in the industry. The Nollywood couple got married in December 3rd, 2003. Moji is a daughter of late movie legend, Ade Love.
Though, Popular Yoruba comic actor, Lanre Omiyinka well known as Baba Ijesha has been keeping the name of his wife from the public domain, but she is one of the beautiful wives of Yoruba actors that we can’t afford to miss. The actor performed his quiet and secret wedding with the lady on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at an event place in Somolu, Lagos. The event was attended by family and friends of the couple. The lady works with Mobile Technology Giant, Samsung.
Last on this list is the 40 year old pretty wife of comic actor, Bolaji Amusan aka Mr Latin, Ronke. The ever-ravishing woman, who is a movie writer and producer, met Mr Latin some years ago at Isabo, in Abeokuta Ogun State before the marital journey began. Ronke shuttles between Nigeria and the United States of America.