No doubt we have so many beautiful actresses in the Nollywood industry, but do you know some of them gave birth at a young age? Children are indeed a source of joy to their parents. Here are 10 Nigerian actresses who became a mother before they turned 20.
1. Tayo Odueke
Tayo Odueke, better known as, Sikiratu Sindodo, welcomed her daughter Naomi when she was still a teenager.
2. Ireti Doyle
The ageless beauty had a daughter when she was 17. Her beautiful daughter is now married and we are so happy for her!
3. Shan George
Shan George got married very early, at the age of 16. She had her two boys who are now grown-up immediately after her marriage. The actress later walked out of the marriage.
4. Genevieve Nnaji
The screen diva got pregnant when she was still in secondary school and became a mom at the age of 17. The name of her daughter is Theodore Chimebuka Nnaji.
5. Liz Benson
The veteran actress, who got married to her first husband, Samuel Gabriel Etim at a very young age, welcomed her first child before the age of 20.
6. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde
The Nollywood actress met her pilot husband, Mathew Ekeinde at the age of 16. They got married when she was 18 and she had her first child, Princess at 19.
7. Clarion Chukwura
The actress got pregnant for Sir Shina Peters many years ago when they were dating. The actress was 18 then; now she is the proud mother of a grown-up man, Clarence Peters, who is a music director.
8. Hilda Dokubo
In an interview, the Nollywood actress revealed she got pregnant at the age of 16. In her words, “I was a very brilliant girl, and I got admission into the university at the age of 16. I became rascally and did what girls like that do. I slept with a man, and I became pregnant”.
9. Lizzy Anjorin
Yoruba actress, Lizzy Anjorin, who recently got married, is a mother to a grown-up daughter, Rotimi. She allegedly gave birth to her as a teenager.
10. Regina Daniels
The 19-year-old actress welcomed her son Munir Neji Nwoko before she turned 20.