Toke Makinwa Openly says that she would have stayed in her marriage with her ex-husband Maje Ayida if they had Children.
TOKE MAKINWA: If I had a child, I would have remained married.
Through OKE ODUNMORAYO
September 15, 2023, 7:57 p.m.
Toke Makinwa, a well-known media personality, has admitted that she would have stayed married to Maje Ayida if they had. Children together.
During the most recent episode of her podcast, TokeMoments, with special guest Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo, Makinwa made the disclosure. If they had a child to consider, she claimed that she would have been prepared to make concessions and find a solution to their issues.
For the sake of their children, “a lot of women stay in unhappy marriages,” she claimed. “I believe I would have lasted in my marriage if I had a child. I would have had to make a concession.
Ayida and Makinwa wed in 2014, but they divorced in 2015 after he was found to have cheated on her with an ex-girlfriend. A Lagos High Court formally annulled the marriage in 2017. Since then, Makinwa has spoken candidly about her experience with infidelity and divorce, and she has emerged as a role model for several women who have gone through similar situations. She has also published a life-themed book named “On Becoming.”
Makinwa stated that she is now in a much better position and that she is appreciative of the lessons she learnt from her marriage in the most recent edition of her podcast. “I’m in a much better place now,” she declared. “I’m content and joyful. My experience has taught me a lot, and I appreciate it.
Nollywood actress and well-known media personality Toke Makinwa claims she would have however stayed married to Maje Ayida if. They had a kid together.
On the most recent episode of her podcast, TokeMoments, which had Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo as a guest. Makinwa made this disclosure.
Maje Ayida, a businessman in the fitness industry, and Makinwa were married in 2014; however, they later divorced after Makinwa. Learned that he had fathered her child.
The media celebrity claimed that if it weren’t for their children, she would moreover have been “one of the women.” Who stayed in marriage.
“I sometimes think that many women remain in unhappy marriages for their kids. Women have been saying things like, “The marriage is over but I only stay for my kids,” for the longest time.
And I’ll be really honest: if I had given birth to a child while I was still married, I might have been one of those ladies. since I also had the trauma of losing both of my parents when I was eight. I’d been adopted. Although I’m grateful for my wonderful existence, there have been occasions when I’ve wondered what it may have been like if