Interracial marriages have always been my thing. Till date my friends suggest I go marry a ‘white man!’
And though it sounds hilarious, these Nigerian celebrities have given me every reason to consider hoping onto the next plane bound abroad and marry me some fine ‘Oyinbo’. P.S he’s got to be Arabian though or Mexican. And the kids, to die for…….and I wouldn’t have to deal with combing through that thick and stubborn hair of ours. Just joking, I love my fro. In no particular order may I present not all but some Nigerians currently in interracial marriages/relationships.
The Nigerian Football/Chelsea FC star is dating a Russian beauty, Olga Diyachenko, both reside in the fooballer’s UK home. The duo have a set of twins. Check out daddy on duty.
2. Oluchi Orlandi
The 35 year old model is married to an Italian fashion designer, Luca Orlandi and together they live in New York. When the run way stunner isn’t strutting the runway, she’s volunteering her extra time with NGO’s as LEAP Africa and NIPRO.
3. Adanna David
The Nigerian sweetheart and neurosurgeon turned V-blogger charmed her way into our hearts when she married David an Irish citizen, they were all over the place. Together they welcomed Kian Nnamdi in February 2016. Between The couples You Tube channel since its launch in 2014, boosts of over 125,000 subscribers. Just so you know they’ve been my all-time favorite couple.
4. Ufuoma Ejenobar
The Benin-City born actress got married to beau Steven McDermott in 2010, now that’s 6 years of marriage in Nigeria, and those 6 years together have produced 2 children (boy and a girl)
5. Tosyn Bucknor-Boyer
The OAP popularly called ‘area mama’ tied the knot with her beau Aurélien Boyer, a French citizen late 2015. When Nigeria meets France, Epic!!!
6. Karen Igho Rakos
The former Big Brother winner met her husband Yaroslav Rakos a Slavic on a working trip in the UK and dated him for 9 years before tying the knot. Wow, now that’s a time tested relationship considering the distance and cultural differences. Well I guess at some point you know who’s meant for you right? The pair welcomed a son in 2015.
7. Ashionye Michelle Raccah
The Nigerian singer met her hubby in Nigerian in 2012. He’s of Italian decent and together they have a son. It would delight you to know that Mr. Carl Raccah was born in Northern Nigeria, Kano to be precise and has adopted the Hausa Language fluently.
“You might see my husband as a white man, but I don’t see him that way. After all, my husband was born in Kano and he speaks Hausa fluently.”
8. Regina Askia
The Nigerian born American based actress is a registered nurse and graced our TV screens in numerous roles she played from Nollywood movies. The once beauty queen is married to an American, Rudolph ‘Rudy’ Williams. The couple have 2 children and reside in the New York, where she still practices as a registered nurse.
9. Anita Hogan
The Nigerian actress/reality TV star is married to a Dutch. The Duo are based in Holland where she calls home but still makes out time to visit her home country Nigeria. The Couple have 2 kids.
10. IK Ogbonna
The 31 year old Nollywood actor together with his 25 year old Colombian Fiancee, Sonia Morales welcomed a son in 2015. The Duo are based in Nigeria where the Actor and model pursues his career.
The Nollywood actress and movie producer is married to Mathew Rodriguez. And together they have a son, Mathew born in 2015.
The local celebrity and younger brother to D’banj welcomed a daughter with his Liberian girlfriend, Meenakshi Monica Subramani in 2014. Though the couple haven’t been in the lime light lately, i’m hoping they are still together for the sake of the heart charmer.