February is famous as the month of Love, and as we countdown towards Valentines Day, we take a look at the single moms in Nollywood making it happen effortlessly, that might need some loving this season of love.
In no particular order, here are 12 female celebrities who are single mothers and are playing the role of a father to their children and that might need some loving on Valentines day.
1. Lola Alao
The gorgeous Lola Alao is an actress, known for Onilara(2008), Òkú tee sin (2004) and Dokita Alabere (2006). The single mother has a daughter of a short marriage with a US-based man, the marriage did not last.
2. Mercy Aigbe
The actress was formerly married to hotel owner, Lanre Gentry and they both have a son, Juwon. The couple split up due to domestic violence which left her almost blind and handicapped.
Before the marriage, Aigbe had a daughter, Michelle for a previous relationship. The boutique owner has managed to send her daughter to a prestigious university in Canada.
3. Bukky Wright
Looking so brilliant and beguiling out of a marriage that delivered two children yet she’s as yet making a stunning Nollywood single parent and a performing artist.
5. Iyabo Ojo
Fespris lounge owner engaged in a messy fight with her fellow colleague, Fathia Balogun for allegedly snitching on her about her failed operation in Turkey.
The single mom of two got separated from her children’s father a long time ago and she has been the breadwinner of her family ever since then.
Ojo’s son, Festus schools at a university in America while her daughter, Priscilla studies at Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun state.
6. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve has been a motivation to a ton of ladies. Notwithstanding conceiving an offspring at an extremely youthful age, she has had the capacity to deal with her status as a single parent with her vocation and furthermore had the capacity to keep the eyes of the press off her little girl.
7. Shan George
Known to always be in one relationship or the other, she has two sons that are currently studying abroad.
8. Fathia Williams
The popular actress was married to co-actor. Saheed Balogun and they have two kids together. Williams only dropped her estranged husband’s surname in 2017.
9. Adunni Ade
The actress is separated from the father of her two sons; D’Marion and Ayden.
Not a lot is known about her babies daddy but she is doing well in the movie industry.
10. Regina Chukwu
The charming Nollywood actress Regina Chukwu is one of the leading household names in the Yoruba movie industry even though she is not a Yoruba woman…she hails from Enugu State, Nigeria.
She’s a single mother with two kids, she took care of her kids since her husband died and she’s happy as a single mother with two teenagers, a girl and a boy.
11. Tonto Dikeh
The Rivers State University of Science and Technology graduate had a messy break up with her husband, Oladunni Churchill. In February 2016, Dikeh gave birth to her son, Andre Omodayo Churchill.
12. Biodun ‘Omobutty’ Okeowo
The actress was once in an abusive relationship that left her with the status of a single parent. Omobutty, as she is fondly called, is a proud mother of two children.
The actress might have had rough times in the beginning, but today she has her children to give her some solace.
13. Yvonne Jegede
Yvonne was married to Olakunle Fawole in 2017 but the marriage seems to have crashed an Yvonne Jegede has been actively seeking someone to date her.
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