There are so many celebrities within the Nigerian film trade who’re nonetheless not married at 40 years and above.

While some intentionally select to not tie the knot, others have tried and failed.

Here is our listing of eight female celebrities who’re unmarried at 40 and above

Eniola Badmus (42-yr-old)

Eniola Badmus

Eniola Badmus who turned 42 on Saturday, September 7, 2019 was born in Lagos Nigeria . She had her fundamental and secondary college schooling in Ijebu Ode, Ogun state.

She proceeded to the University of Ibadan the place she studied Theatre Arts and then Lagos State University the place she graduated with an M.Sc degree in Economics

This single actress got here into limelight in 2008 after she featured within the movie Jenifa, a really profitable seasonal present whose essential character is performed by one other widespread Nollywood actress Funke Akindele.

Rita Dominic (44-yr-old)

Rita Dominic

Rita Dominic is an award-winning actress who was born on July 12th, 1975.

44-year-old Dominic, was born in a royal household of Nwaturuocha, and was the youngest of 4 youngsters.

She graduated from the University of Port Harcourt, the place she studied Theatre Arts.

Her first film “A Time to Kill” got here out in 1998, and since then Rita Dominic has acted in additional than 100 Nollywood productions.

She co-stars with all the most well-liked Nollywood actors, like Ramsey Nouah, Stephanie Okereke, Mike Ezuruonye, Ini Edo, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Olu Jacobs, and many others.


There have been loads of reports and pictures of Rita Dominic getting married.

However, a majority of the pictures which the media use as proof are merely pictures from films , the place Rita Dominic performs a bride.

In actual life, she remains to be single. The actress confessed that she desires her future husband to like her for who she is and not as a result of she is legendary, and revealed that she would by no means marry somebody as a result of of his riches both.

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Kate Henshaw (48-yr-old)

Kate Henshaw

Kate Henshaw is one of the most well-liked and proficient actresses in Nollywood.

She was born in Cross River State and the oldest of 4 youngsters. After finishing her major and secondary college in Lagos and Calabar, she spent one year at the University of Calabar studying remedial research, and then majored in Medical Microbiology at the School of Medical Lab Science, LUTH (Lagos University Teaching Hospital) in Lagos. Henshaw labored at the Bauchi State General hospital. In 1993 Henshaw auditioned for the lead function within the film When the Sun Sets and was handed the function. This was her first appearance in a significant Nollywood film.

However, not a lot has been mentioned about her relationships, she was as soon as married to Rod Nattal again in 2000 and the 2 break up. She’s been unmarried ever since then.

Eucharia Anunobi (54-yr-old)

Eucharia Anunobi

Popular Nollywood actress Eucharia Anunobi is a film producer and pastor.

She was born on May 25th, 1965. Currently, Eucharia is 54 years old. Her birthplace is Owerri, Imo State.

Anunobi has a degree in Mass Communication from the Institute of Management Technology in Enugu.

She additional bought one other schooling within the University of Nigeria, Nsukka the place she studied the English Language.

Her first distinguished function was within the collection “Glamour Girls” in 1994. Acting turned out to be the occupation of her life, and she starred in additional than 90 different films, which embrace her most well-known productions “Abuja Connection”, and “Letters to a Stranger”. Now, she serves as a pastor at the church in Egbeda.


Anunobi shouldn’t be in a relationship. She bought married to her first husband, Charles Ekwu, in 2000, however they divorced in 2006. Unfortunately, in August 2017, Anunobi’s son handed away at 15.

Genevieve Nnaji (40-yr-old)

Ace actor, producer and film director Genevieve Nnaji was born in May 3, 1979.

In 2005, She gained the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in making her the primary actor to win the award.

Nnaji was born in Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria, and grew up in Lagos. She is the fourth of eight youngsters, she was raised in a middle-class household; her father labored as an engineer and her mom as a nursery college trainer. She attended Methodist Girls College (Yaba, Lagos), earlier than transferring to the University of Lagos, the place she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in inventive arts. While at the college, she started auditioning for appearing jobs in Nollywood.

However, not too long ago, an image of herself and Lynxxx surfaced on-line which has sparked hundreds of questions and guesses, Genevieve does probably not disclose her private life to the media usually.

She has a daughter, Theodora Chimebuka Nnaji, whom she gave beginning to when she was 17 years old.

Bimbo Akintola (49-yr-old)

Bimbo Akintola

Bimbo Akintola was born on May fifth, 1970 in Ibadan, Oyo State. She dreamed about appearing from the younger age and efficiently accomplished the Theater Arts program at the University of Ibadan.

The debut film of Bimbo Akintola was “OWO BLOW”, the place she starred along with Femi Adebayo. This film got here out in 1995. Her subsequent massive work was “Out of Bounds.”

Critics and followers extremely reward the expertise of Bimbo Akintola, and she has been awarded a number of occasions for her potential to painting any character on the display screen.

Despite her profession successes, Bimbo Akintola was by no means married, and she didn’t have any youngsters.

She is strongly towards the social stereotype that each profitable lady ought to have a person by her facet.


She sees nothing incorrect being single and encourages girls who wish to have organic youngsters to have them regardless of their marital standing, as she believes that single moms can efficiently increase their youngsters if they’re emotionally and financially secure.

Bukky Wright (52-yr-old)

Bukky Wright

Bukky was born on the 31 March 1967 to a Christian father and Muslim mom in Abeokuta.

She attended the University of Lagos, incomes a bachelor’s degree in Economics.

She started her appearing profession in 1996. She has featured in a number of Nollywood films of Yoruba and English languages, together with Wale Adenuga’s Television collection Super story. Besides appearing, she runs a Fashion home and Clothing line, B Collections and a magnificence spa, B Wright.

Bukky’s marital life has been a topic of controversy.

Bukky Wright’s first husbands was Gboyega Amu, the wedding introduced them, two youngsters. But for some purpose, the union was damaged, and the actress began a relationship with Rotimi Makinde.
After few years Bukky Wright reportedly started relationship well-known journalist Femi Davies. The relationship ended after a year, and she moved on.
Bolaji Saheed, a music promoter, reportedly grew to become the fourth husband of the actress, the wedding additionally ended. After that, she met her fifth husband, US-based Adewale Onitiri, this marriage not too long ago crashed.

Faithia Williams (50-yr-old)

Faithia williams

Faithia Williams popularly often called Faithia Balogun was born on February 5, 1969

She was born in Ikeja in February 1969. Her ancestry is from Okpara, Delta State.

She attended Maryland Primary School and Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School in Lagos state, the place she obtained the West African School Certificate earlier than she proceeded to Kwara State Polytechnic the place she obtained a diploma certificates.

She has starred, produced and directed a number of Nigerian movies over time. In 2008, she gained the Africa film Academy Award for the Most Outstanding Actress Indigenous and her film Iranse Aje gained the perfect indigenous movie of the year.

She was previously married to veteran nollywood actor, Saheed Balogun.


Their marriage hit all-time low few and she has remained unmarried ever since


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