"My Marriage Is Slipping Off My Hands": Comedian AY Confirms Marital Struggles With Wife, Fans React

"My Marriage Is Slipping Off My Hands": Comedian AY Confirms Marital Struggles With Wife, Fans React

  • Comedian Ayo Makun has opened up on the series of rumours about his marriage on social media
  • On his Instagram page, the actor and funnyman revealed that he was losing his friendship/marriage of 20 years
  • He also noted that he was restricting himself from saying some things online because their teenage daughter was on social media

Popular Nigerian comedian Ayo Makun, aka AY, has shared his opinion about the rumours spreading about his marriage to Mabel Makun.

Ayo Makun and Mabel Makun slay in lovely outfits
There are reports that Ayo Makun and Mabel Makun are experiencing a marital crisis. Image credit: @aycomedian, @realmabelmakun
Source: Instagram

There were accusations by a popular blogger, Gistlover, that Mabel had left her matrimonial home, citing a case of infidelity on the part of the funnyman.

On his Instagram page, AY said neither he nor his wife was innocent, and he wouldn't want to reveal more about his private life for public consumption.

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One of the reasons he gave was that his teenage daughter Michelle was on social media, and he would not do anything to hurt her mental health.

He further admitted his friendship/marriage to Mabel of 20 years was slipping off his hands.

Also, he said that lies were being peddled about him, and this caused several reactions from his fans online.

See AY's post on his marriage with Mabel on his Instagram page below:

Reactions trail AY's post on his marriage

Check out the comments on AY's post about his marriage below:


"It is very hurting seeing your father and mother grown in love up to 20years and wit a twinkle of an eye,they broke up just cus of little misunderstanding that can be handled with maturity. How do you want your daughter to feel now, coming out from a broken home? Ah is so painful and is going to be a hard puzzle for her but is well. God knows the best."

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"I don’t even know why you have to explain…..silent is always the best. Social media should be for entertainment, not a place for discussing family issues. We should grow up."


"Marriage is deep."


"Yul will be so happy now."


"@blessingchiegonu at least AY didn't cheat. May God restore the peace in their home."


"@blessingchiegonu A.Y didn't pregnant his side chic nor came to social media to dance and act like a clown. He has normal marital issues that happen in marriages. My prayer is that God's mercy be shown to his family and the divine restoration of his beautiful marriage. Yul's case is entirely a different case. He should rather hide his face."


"God will come through for you both and restore your home."


"You confirmed to them that your home is broken at last. That is you playing to their tunes, silence should have been the best."

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AY’s message to wife stirs speculations

Legit.ng earlier reported that AY had penned a birthday message to his wife, Mabel Makun, who turned a year old.

In a message that has now been edited, the comedian simply referred to Mabel Makun as the mother of his children.

The comedian's birthday post further stirred speculations about his marriage.

Source: Legit.ng

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