Saying that marriage failure is on the rise in Nigeria and more particularly in the entertainment industry would be sounding cliché.
Just when you feel you have had enough, another marriage crashes and leaves many scared and in doubt of the whole idea of marriage.
Recently, more celebrity marriages have hit the rocks with domestic violence been pointed out as the cause.
Here’s a list of some Nollywood actresses whose marriages crashed as a result of violence.
Many of her fans are unaware that the beautiful diva was once a married woman even though the marriage did not last enough to make her a mother. Chika Ike’s marriage failed because the actress could not bare the violence of her then husband. Although, her ex husband and his family were of a different opinion then, but as for Chika, her marriage was an abusive one and she left.
Another actress whose marriage failed as a result of persistent abuse is Monalisa. The fair skinned actress who survived a violent marriage
did so with her daughter who was barely a baby then. According to reports back then, Monalisa’s husband abused her severally till she
could take it no more. The actress left the marriage at last. She remained single for a long time until she finally remarried last year.
Veteran actress Rachael Oniga is one actress whose marriage failed long ago because of abuse. The talented actress has not ceased campaigning for the end of domestic violence ever since.
This marriage barely survived a year before it came crashing down. Infidelity was the first reports we got until the actress opened up about abuse and the violence of her calm-looking husband Churchill. Tonto Dikeh left with her only son.
is the latest and about the most scandalous. Mercy Aigbe’s marriage of seven years crashed just like that due to constant battering by her husband Lanre Gentry. The actress reveals that the beatings were constant but she endured.