Ace Nigerian comedian, Bright Okpocha popularly known as Basketmouth, has announced the end of his marriage to Elsie.
He took to his verified Instagram page on Thursday to reveal that he and his wife have decided to get divorced after 12 years together.
Basketmouth noted that it was a psinful but necesary decision and he asked the public to respect their privacy.
He wrote, “For the first and the last time.
As much as it pains me to bring my personal life to the public space, this is an unavoidable situation.
“After much deliberations, my wife and I have made the difficult decision to end our marriage.
“As we move forward separately, we will continue to work together to give our beautiful children all the care, love, guidance and support they need.
“We humbly ask that you respect our privacy as we navigate through these times. Thank you.”
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CorrectNG recalls that Basketmouth celebrated Elsie’s 44th birthday anniversary in September but they did not celebrate their wedding anniversary in November.
The couple got married in 2010. They have 3 children together while Basket has one from his previous relationship.
In other news, a 27-year-old man has cried out for advice about how to get himself out of the complicated situation he created.
He revealed that he proposed to his girlfriend just to assure her that he intends to marry her someday but she took it to mean that he was ready to settle down.
According to him, they have been dating for four years and she is also 27 years old, which means she is desperate to be married.
He said that because she misunderstood him, she has already started buying asoebi for a wedding that might not be happening soon.
The lady has already informed her dad about the engagement and the marriage plans, so he called the young man to find out why he did not come and see him before proposing.
The man further said that his babe and her family do not know that his plan is to get married in 2026.
He is confused about what to do but he wants to stop the marriage plans without breaking her heart.
In his words; Good day. Pls I need urgent advice. My girlfriend is very very desperate for marriage because almost all her friends are getting married we’ve dated for 4years We are both 27years.
I love her so much and I always want her to be happy so I proposed to her to give her that assurance that am never leaving her and will get married to her when the time is right but she misunderstood the aim of my proposal.
She entered market and have bought two bags of ashowebi and getting ready to start selling to her friends. She already told her dad and her dad called me this morning to come and see him.
That how can I be preparing marriage without first Coming to see him. Jesus am not ready and I don’t even know how to tell her. My plan is to get married 2026. How do I stop this disaster without breaking her? It’s urgent pls I need comments.