- Singer JJC took Nigerians by surprise after announcing his separation from actress Funke Akindele Bello
- In a statement shared on his official Instagram page, JJC disclosed that the AMVCA event was the only time he managed to spend some time with Funke
- A throwback video of the couple at the award ceremony has now resurfaced in the online community
Nigerians woke up to the shocking and surprising news of singer JJC Skillz's separation from his wife of six years, Funke Akindele-Bello.
Legit.ng reported that the entertainer penned a statement on his official Instagram page and disclosed that things have gone bad between them in the last two years.
JJC had equally disclosed that he had to pack out of their Amen Estate home on the insistence of the Omo Ghetto actress.
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In the statement, JJC said the only time he was able to get Funke’s attention was when they both attended the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA). He disclosed:
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“3 months ago and at Funke's insistence I moved out of the house and apart from AMVCA have not been able to get Funke to sit down in an amicable manner to discuss the future of our relationship.”
Following JJC’s announcement, a video of the couple from the award night has now resurfaced on social media.
Funke and JJC appeared completely fine and normal as they both approached the stage to receive an award for Omo Ghetto: The Saga, a movie they both worked on.
During her acceptance speech, the actress also made sure to extend appreciation to her husband.
Watch the clip below:
Actress Chizzy Alichi reacts amid news of Funke Akindele's crashed union
Still in a related story, Legit.ng previously reported that Nollywood actress Chizzy Alichi took to social media to make a positive declaration about her union.
This comes amid singer JJC’s announcement that his six-years-old marriage to Omo Ghetto actress Funke Akindele-Bello has come to an end.
Alichi’s comment sparked several reactions from members of the online community with many calling her out for being insensitive and making an ill-timed post.