“U Filed for Divorce Yet Refused to Drop My Name”: Yul Edochie Drags May, Demands Bride Price Refund

“U Filed for Divorce Yet Refused to Drop My Name”: Yul Edochie Drags May, Demands Bride Price Refund

  • Yul Edochie, in another outburst on social media, revealed his first wife, May Edochie, has filed for divorce
  • He, however, queried why she was yet to drop his name and return the bride price he paid to her family
  • The Nollywood actor's latest post has further sparked reactions from netizens as they continue to criticise him
  • In a chat with Legit.ng, Paul Nnaemeka shares the implications that come with refunding with bride price

Nollywood actor and politician Yul Edochie has continued to drag his first wife and fast-rising influencer May Edochie.

Legit.ng recalls reporting that Yul Edochie had called out May for undergoing body enhancement surgery without his approval.

Yul Edochie says May Edochie has refused to drop his name.
Yul Edochie shares how May Edochie's family have refused to refund the bride price he paid. Credit: @yuledochie @mayyuledochie
Source: Instagram

In a latest outburst, the actor confirmed his estranged wife has filed for divorce from him.

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He also queried why she had refused to drop his name and return the bride price he paid to her family to marry her.

According to Yul, May's family have refused to accede to his request.

"You filed for divorce but have refused to drop my name or return the bride price I paid," he wrote in part.

See his post below:

Legit. ng recalls reporting that Yomi Casual's wife, Grace Makun, made headlines after she advised May to remove Yul Edochie's name from her social media profile.

People react as Yul Edochie calls out May for refusing to drop his name

Legit.ng captured some of the reactions that trailed Yul Edochie's latest social media outburst.


"Silence is truly a weapon. This is what am going to use this 2024."

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"Nawaooo for this guy ? Silent is golden."


"Another pregnant year for Queen May‍ what will 2024 deliver to her now, God we plead for a good ending this time."


"No peace for the wicked. Yul no see sleep last night."


"Asking for bride price from a woman that your own father spoke highly of, had beautiful children for you, and even lost one of those children. I can't believe Yul is actually typing these things. Na so jazz dey work??? God abego."

Yul Edochie could lose access to his kids

Paul Nnaemeka, a native of Ebonyi state, in the eastern part of Nigeria revealed the implications that come with refunding of bride price in Igbo land varies from one community to the other.

He said:

"In my place, when the bride price is returned, the children become that of the wife's family. That is when it's the wife's family that decides to return the dowry. That usually happens in case of domestic violence. That's my knowledge about the culture including my opinion."

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Sarah Martins leaks Yul Edochie's second wife Judy Austin's personal video

Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Sarah Martins called out Judy Austin over an unpaid debt.

Sarah demanded that Judy repay her the N1 million she paid her for promotion.

She also shared a video of her colleague's natural face covered in pimples to mock her.

Source: Legit.ng

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Olumide Alake (Entertainment Editor) Olumide Alake is a Lifestyle and Entertainment Journalist with 6 years of experience in news media. He holds an awarded certificate from the Editorial CDS during his service year. He has worked with some online media outfits notable are Naijaloaded, Jaguda, Kemifilani. Olumide bagged an award for the best exclusive article at Legit.ng and Best Entertainer Editor 2023. Contact: olumide.alake@corp.legit.ng

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