They’re sporting baby bumps, making fashion statements and bringing joy to the world. Here are 12 Nigerian celebrities who had babies in 2015, or are expecting.
Nollywood actress Jombo tragically lost a baby in a previous pregnancy, but the good news is she and her husband are expecting again. She posted a large baby bump with the caption “Almost there…”
In January, Nigerian singer Brymo announced on Instagram that he and his girlfriend Esse Kakada (who goes by Ayanfe) were expecting a baby. Brymo posted a photo of his girlfriend with a baby bump, and his management confirmed that she was at the time four months pregnant. The couple welcomed a baby boy into the world March 28, according to adola.org.
Former beauty pageant queen Adaeze Yobo and football star Joseph Yobo had their second child, another boy, on March 31. The couple kept the pregnancy secret until Adaeze’s friends threw her a baby shower and shared the photos on Instagram.
Source: 2dopehop.com, bellanaija.
The couple married in 2014 are expecting a baby. Simi Osomo Esiri had a baby shower in March of 2015, and fellow expectant mother Tiwa Savage was in attendance. The Esiris planned on having the baby in London. Their baby girl was born a few days ago, olisaTV report. Congratulations!
The couple already have a four-year-old daughter and are expecting another child. Tosin Yusuf and Omawumi Megbele, who is one of the top singers in Nigeria, recently wed. They kept news of their second child a secret until well into the pregnancy.
Tiwa Savage and her husband, Tunji TJ Balogun, announced on Instagram via a picture of them holding baby shoes that they’re expecting. This is Savage’s first child. Balogun already has two. Tiwa had a baby shower on billionaire Femi Otedola’s yacht, according to bellanaija.
Nigerian rapper William “2Shotz” Orioha is expecting a baby girl with his wife, Precious Orioha. Her friends organized a baby shower complete with a big pink cake with baby shoes on top. Their baby girl was born in March, according to mp3recharge.com.
Nollywood actress Mary Remmy Njoku and Jason Njoku, founder of technology firm IrokoTV, are expecting their second child. The actress showed off her bump at a movie premiere in February of 2015. The couple’s first son is 1 year old.
Nollywood actor and model IK Ogbonna and his Columbian fiancée Sonia Moralez are expecting a baby any day now. Sonia Moralez is nine months along. This will be Ogbonna’s second child.
The soap opera actress Ashionye Raccah is expecting her second child with her husband Carl Raccah. The couple posted some adorable photos of their son touching his mother’s growing baby bump.
The video vixen, model and actress gave birth to a baby girl in April. After announcing the pregnancy in 2014, she showed off an engagement ring on social media but was fairly secretive about who the lucky man was. Now we know. Her husband is Terna Terka, according to Pulse.ng.
Sources: Nigeriafilms.com, Lindaikeji.blogspot.com, pulse.ng
Eetimi Alfred Odon, known by his stage name Timaya, and his girlfriend Barbara are expecting a baby. The two already have a child, but Timaya is reportedly not ready to get married. Barbara had a baby shower on Easter of 2015. The couple had their first child in 2012.