- Tonto Dikeh has confirmed Obasanjo is the father of her husband, Churchill
- She describes the former leader as spiritual, disciplined and educated
Actress Tonto Dikeh who got married about seven months ago has finally confirmed that the former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo is her father-in-law.
The confirmation by the actress clears the air and rumours of the role Mr. Obasanjo played in the actress’s marriage.
In a recent interview with Golden Icons, the actress said, ‘Obasanjo is my husband’s father’. She added that she had met him and they had taken pictures together. Tonto further went ahead to describe the man she calls her father-in-law as a wonderful man, spiritual, very educated and disciplined.
Tonto also added that prior to marrying her husband; she had never met Mr. Obasanjo but had heard all sorts of stories about him. She disclosed that meetig him changed her perceptions about Mr. Obasanjo.
Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh got married to Oladunni Churchill about seven months ago and news went viral that she had married Obasanjo’s son after pictures of the couple with the Obasanjo family was seen.
The media reports were later denied till the actress confirmed her husband is the son of former president, Olusegun Obasanjo. The couple were recently blessed with a son, whom Tonto Dikeh says she is not ready to show him to the public.