Reports indicate that award-winning actress Funke Akindele, got married to singer/producer JJC in a secret wedding ceremony in London on Tuesday August 23, 2016.
Although yet to be confirmed, the report which first appeared on Stella Dimokokorkus’ blog, said the wedding which took place in London on Tuesday was thereafter followed by a dinner where few friends and family members celebrated with the couple. Guests at the dinner according to the report included JJC’s sister, her son-in-law Tunde Babalola, who attended with his wife and son.
A representative of JJC in Nigeria has denied the story, but some photos shared by JJC’s daughter, Tamira Bello, seem to confirm the claim.
Media personality, Freeze’s write up on his Instagram page, also seem to confirm Funke Akindele’s secret wedding. While wishing her a happy birthday, Freeze also subtly congratulated her on her wedding.
See What he wrote:
“Happy birthday my gorgeous sister @funkejenifaakindele. God gave you love as a birthday present, I pray it lasts forever! You have worked hard, so you deserve to be loved harder! @jjcskillz ise ti bere. God bless you guys, he will butter your bread and sugar your tea in JESUS name AMEN!
“Very soon he will bless you with….“
The actress also shared some pictures on her Snapchat on Tuesday night. In some of these pictures, two rings which – on a first peek look like a wedding band and an engagement ring – were spotted on her finger and she didn’t hide it from the camera.
BuzzNigeria recalls that he story of Funke Akindele and JJC first broke out on social media in February 2016. The singer was reported to have proposed to ‘Jenifa’ as she is popularly called while on set of her TV Comedy Drama,“Jenifa’s Diary.”
The talented actress was said to have been speechless and moved to tears when he popped the question on his knees.
JJC Skillz is a single father of three children, ages 18, 15 and 10 from three different women. while Funke separated from her ex-husband, Kehinde Almaroof in 2013.