The marriage between actress Funke Akindele and rapper Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz has hit the rock.
This development was made public by Bello via his official Instagram handle on Thursday morning stating that his marriage with Akindele has had issues for the last two years.
According to Bello, he had to move out of their home three months ago after Akindele insisted he did, and had not been able to have a sit down with her since the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards on May 14.
Bello said, “Dear Friends and family, I need to let you know that Funke and I have separated. While it lasted, we shared a lot of things and have created two beautiful children.
“The last two years have been extremely difficult for us. I know I have tried my best to fix things, but I believe it is beyond repair now. Months ago and at Funke’s insistence, I moved out of the house and apart from AMVCA have not been able to get Funke to sit down amicably to discuss the future of our relationship.”
It would be recalled that in December 2018, Akindele and JJC welcomed a set of twins birthed in the United States. The children were kept away from the media with only their names revealed until the rapper’s ex-wife, Mello, who is the mother of his first son Benito, shared pictures of the twins on social media.
But JJC stated that they were yet to discuss the custody of the children and the next step in their relationship and added that he chose to announce the separation so that the public could know they now lead separate lives.
He added: “I’m making this announcement so that the public is clear that we both are pursuing separate lives. We still have issues that need to be addressed such as the custody and wellbeing of our children which is paramount as well as business interests which need to be disentangled, but I have no doubt that these will be resolved one way or the other.”
All rights reserved. This material and other digital volumes on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from THE NEWS ACCELERATOR NETWORK.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 08022717838, 08033599492