A lot of Nigerian celebrities have allowed people into their private lives for years, including opening up about their pregnancy journeys.
And with the advent of social media, it has become pretty easy for even more celebrities to open up about intimate moments in their lives.
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Carrying a child in one's womb is no easy feat and perhaps, this probably explains why a lot of women often document their baby bump progress with gorgeous and sometimes over-the-top maternity shoots.
In this article, Legit.ng highlights some absolutely stunning pregnancy photoshoots that had Nigerians buzzing with reactions on social media.
Check them out below:
1. Adesua Etomi
The gorgeous Nollywood actress took everyone by surprise when she and her husband, Banky W, simultaneously shared photos from her maternity shoot on social media, announcing the arrival of their baby.
The film star who shone in a pink ruffle dress by Toju Foyeh looked even more vibrant wearing a bright smile to compliment the look.
The couple got married in 2017 and had opened up about the fertility challenges which they had to overcome to welcome their first child.
2. Lala Akindoju
Known for her minimalist style, the Nollywood actress kept things simple but elegant when she took to her page to announce her pregnancy.
Donning a red bubu dress with multicoloured embellishment around the neck, Lala looked every bit like a beautiful damsel happy to begin motherhood.
3. Gbemi O
The radio show host announced her pregnancy with a drop-dead gorgeous photo of herself in a red flowing dress with a thigh-high opening.
In the second photo, Gbemi who struck a similar pose glowed in a bright yellow long-sleeve dress.
4. Uche Ogbodo
The actress who is the latest mum on this list, shared some absolutely stunning maternity photos to mark her 35th birthday.
Despite receiving criticisms for dating a younger man and carrying his child out of wedlock, the film star continues to live her best life.
5. Regina Daniels
When the Nollywood star first got married to Nigerian billionaire, Ned Nwoko, it caused a lot of mixed reactions mostly due to the fact that he is twice her age.
Well, photos from her maternity shoot also caused quite a buzz on social media. Not only did she look totally beautiful in the pink flowing dress, she slayed the goddess look in the gold ensemble as well.
The BBNaija star whose marriage to her fellow ex-housemate, Teddy A was the talk of all on social media made a gracious announcement of her pregnancy by sharing a loved-up photo with her man.
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Subsequently, other photos from her maternity shoot surfaced online and they are just as gorgeous!
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7. Toyin Abraham
The Nollywood actress and producer was yet another celebrity whose pregnancy news broke the internet.
The well-loved film star dazzled in a gold and yellow ensemble giving major goddess vibes in the photos which went viral on social media.
Abraham is one of the few celebrities who have gone public with their fertility issues and at some point, even launched a herbal product for women hoping to be mothers.
These stunning celebrity mummies have wowed fans with their beautiful maternity photos.
In other news, Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson is one of the most-loved entertainers in the movie industry. Asides from acting, the actress is also known to show off her lovely family to the admiration of her fans and followers.
Since Mercy welcomed her last child Divine, the actress has shared more photos showing her lovely family in stunning outfits.
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