“I Am After-One”: Wumi Toriola Explains Why She Doesn’t Mind Being a 2nd Wife, Video Stirs Reactions

“I Am After-One”: Wumi Toriola Explains Why She Doesn’t Mind Being a 2nd Wife, Video Stirs Reactions

  • Wumi Toriola, in a viral video, revealed she used to be against being a second wife but now has a different perspective on it
  • The Yoruba actress, who said she would gladly become a second wife, revealed her thoughts about marriage changed when she became a single mother
  • Toriola's statement has sparked different reactions online, but some netizens applauded the actress for being real

Popular actress Wumi Toriola, in a trending video, said she was open to being a second wife.

Toriola, during a podcast with her colleague Deborah Shokoya, said she would gladly become a second wife because she was now a single mother of one.

Wumi Toriola
Wumi Toriola says she has a new mindset about being a second wife. Credit: @wumitoriola
Source: Instagram

The actress, who revealed she has been single for a while now, admitted she used to be against being a second wife.

In Toriola's words:

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“I used to have the mindset that I can’t be a second or third wife but that has changed because I’m after-one now. If I see an after-one like me too or a widower, I will marry him. What matters is my happiness.”

Toriola also dismissed claims about actresses being open to only the rich as she said it didn't apply to everyone.

Watch the video below:

Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Wumi Toriola revealed her ex-husband was still involved in their child's upbringing.

Netizens react to Wumi Toriola's interview

See some of the comments that trailed the video below:


"She is making a lot of sense. The rich are already in a marriage. She is only following what the Bible says: there will be a time when women will say, "Let me just bear your name and call u, my husband""

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"Omo, I thought she’s married o. With all her big Baka she’s still dey single."


"Husband no easy everybody want just knack with no stress attach."


"We know her type. They are actually almost everywhere."

Video of Wumi Toriola's two wigs in one scene trends

Legit.ng previously reported a scene of Wumi Toriola from a movie that trended online.

Toriola, in the movie scene, did something that most would believe was impossible.

A video showed the moment the actress changed from one wig to another while still acting in the same scene.

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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