7 Married Nigerian Celebrities Who Met Through Social Media
Due to social media, finding love has been made easy.
However, not everybody can boast of finding true love on social media, as some are luckier than others.
Love is indeed found in the least expected places, and social media seem to be one of such places as you are about to find out.
The following celebrities have been lucky to find their significant other online; some are still building beautiful relationships, while others didn’t quite work out.
Married Nigerian Celebrities Who Met Through Social Media
- Ebuka Obi-Uchendu And Cynthia Obianodo
Media personality and reality TV host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and his wife Cynthia first met on Twitter in 2014.
The relationship became solid and led to them being engaged in 2015 and tying the knot in 2016.
Ebuka and Cynthia are one power couple who never cease to flaunt their love for the world. Their union is blessed with two children.
- Simi and Adekunle Gold
Simi, in an interview, revealed she met her husband Adekunle Gold on Facebook, after which they met one-on-one at a show in Lagos.
According to the “Joromi” singer, Adekunle Gold chased her all over Facebook before they eventually met in one of her shows in 2013.
She had no idea he was also an artist, soon friendship began, which later developed into love.
The couples dated and got married in a very private ceremony in 2019, and they have a beautiful daughter together.
- The Wellingtons
Many thought Banky W and Adesua’s first meeting was the onset of the “Wedding Party,” contrary to this belief, Adesua revealed that Banky W slides into her DM, which led to the relationship they have today.
According to Adesua, Banky W met her at an event in 2015 and offered friendship.
He sent her the funniest message on Instagram, which cracked her up, and the relationship began there.
Although they were just friends over the next few years, they dated and got married in 2017. In 2021, they welcomed their first child, a son, together.
- Wumi Toriola and Husband
Although she keeps the identity of her husband well hidden from the media and fans, Nollywood actress Wumi Toriola revealed in an interview that she met him on social media, Facebook precisely.
In an interview, the mother of one told that her husband watched a movie she featured in and sought on Facebook.
There they chatted and decided to meet, and that was the birth of their relationship.
Top 7 Married Nigerian Celebrities Who Met Through Social Media
- 2shotz & Precious Jones
In an interview, Precious revealed that she met her husband 2shotz on Twitter.
He had posted a picture of his apartment on which she commented, and they got talking from there.
From Twitter, they spoke on the phone and Skype as she was in Ireland.
The two met for the first time when Precious visited Nigeria for Christmas and got married soon after; unfortunately, the marriage crashed due to domestic violence issues.
- Uchemba Williams and Brunella Oscar
Another couple together, thanks to social media, is Uchemba Williams and Brunella Oscar.
The pair speaking on how they met revealed that it was all thanks to Facebook.
Brunella saw a video of the comedian online and reached out to him via Facebook. From there, they met up, began dating, and got married in 2020.
- Blossom Chukwujekwu and Maureen Assisi
Although their marriage crashed when everyone least expected it, Blossom and Maureen made a beautiful couple.
Maureen revealed that they met on Instagram when she sent the actor a direct message after the actor liked many of her photos.
They dated for just three months before Blossom proposed; unfortunately, the marriage crashed very quickly.