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Toke Makinwa officially files for divorce

07 June 2016, 12:24

Lagos-  Radio presenter and Vlogger, Toke Makinwa is finally ready to walk away from her marriage to fitness coach, Maje Ayida which lasted only 18 months.

The couple got married on January 15, 2014 at the Federal marriage registry, Ikoyi Lagos.

The marriage hit the rocks in June 2015 when news broke that Toke’s husband,  Maje Ayida had impregnated his ex-lover, Anita Solomon who eventually gave birth to a baby boy on July 2015 in UK.

Also read:Toke Makinwa finally addresses her marriage breakup

Toke Makinwa has now filed a divorce petition dated March 9, 2016 through her lawyers seeking an official dissolution of the marriage citing adultery, cruelty and irreconcilable differences as her reasons.

 According to Nigerian Entertainment Today(NET)The petition claims that  Maje Ayida’s baby mama presently lives with him in Toke and Maje's former Matrimonial home, she also claimed that Maje did   not have money to take care of her and pay their bills, but was able to pay for Anita's upkeep and travel expenses to the UK to have their baby, also  following the birth of the child, Maje became physically and emotionally tied with his Babymama.

 Prior to the Scandal, Toke was meant to sign an endorsement deal worth N20 million with a Telecommunication giant in Nigeria. However, following the widespread negative media publicity arising from Maje's adultery,  Toke claims that the company withdrew from the deal with her.


- News24

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