Singer-songwriter and music executive, Davido, real name David Adeleke has opened up on how his relationship with his fiancée, Chioma Avril Rowland affected her and her family.
Davido revealed there has been pressure to tie the knot ever since since he unveiled Chioma as his girlfriend in the video of his hit song, ‘Assurance’. Although the couple got engaged in 2019.
Since then, the DMW boss disclosed that Chioma has received hate messages from people on social media.
He made this known during an interview on Ndani TV.
According to him, his bringing his relationship with Chioma to the limelight affected her life and their relationship.
Davido said: “After the Assurance video, Chioma received hate messages from people. Her parents even got hateful messages.
“It affected our relationship too. Chioma went from being a private person. It affected our relationship a lot then I realized people don’t like something good.
“We started having issues at some point and we decided not to tell anyone anything about us, that’s was when I decided to go offline for a while
“Before Assurance video, our relationship was so good. The dynamics between us changed after our relationship became Public. It was like everybody’s relationship and business.
“I felt pressured at some point to officially do the wedding but now I don’t. At the end of the day it’s between both of us and our families.”
When asked if they would still get married, Davido affirmed that but said it’s not the right time.
He said; “We would get married but not now. We are trying to make the foundation solid and I’m so happy now that Chioma is focused on making money.
“We are not riding on the wave that people want this for us.”