In a recent interview with Sunday Scoop, Sumbo Ajaba, who is now married to Pastor Adeoye, talks about how she met and got pregnant for Tuface Idibia.
According to the singer’s first baby mama and mother of two of his children, being in a relationship with the ace musician was not a bed of roses, as there were other woman who had plans to have children for him as well.
Aside Sumbo Ajaba, Tuface have had two other serious relationships that resulted into children, luckily for his wife, Annie Macaulay Idibia, he married her after her first child with him.
Sumbo Ajaba recounts:
“I met Tuface when I was a student of Yaba College of Technology. I had just lost my dad and my mum was living in America. For someone who was a daddy’s girl, I needed love. This was the only person that was showing me love at that time.
“I feel I had that experience so that other young girls would not make the same mistake. I was 24 when I fell pregnant the first time. I approached the pastor of the church I was attending then and he brought me out before the church and judged me.
“I was asked to go and bring the father of my unborn child so we could be joined together. I brought a different person and we got married at the registry. Everything fell apart when I had a child who looked nothing like him and my mum came back from America to ask who gave my hand out in marriage because she was not a part of it.
“I had to walk out of the marriage which I arranged by myself. I moved back home and by age 25 I was already a single mum and a divorcee. There was so much shame and reproach.
“It got to a point in my life that I felt that the Devil you know is better than the angel you don’t know, so I went back to my baby daddy and his mum talked me into living with him so he won’t have more women and babies. We lived together for three years and that was how the second pregnancy happened.
“It was not a bed of roses while I was there because I was trying to put together what was not supposed to be,” she continued. “I think we broke up in 2009 after I had the second baby. There were other women who were also going to have babies for him around that time.
“I came to my senses like the prodigal son and I was so broken. I think my baby daddy was out of the country that fateful day when I returned from work and I packed all my things plus that of my children, and I went back to my parents’ home.”
Sumbo Ajaba and sons