Nigerian Nollywood actresses are no strangers to controversies, it is sadly a large part of the Nigerian movie sector and entertainment as a whole. Some actresses become controversial out of unfortunate circumstances while some go out of their way to be controversial for pure mischief.
Sit back while we take you on this countdown of 10 Nollywood controversial actresses.
10: Genevieve Nnaji
she is one of the best export out of nigeria if not even the best, she is rumored to have been taken advantage of at a tender age and gave birth to a child, who rumours have it is hidden far away in new york and should be in her late 20s, she is alleged to have wed secretly in december 2017 , keep your fingers crossed as we dig deeper into this, though this is old gist it is worth mentioning that she is rumoured to be the mistress of serial nigerian presidential aspirant Atiku Abubakar, and this is alleged to still be going on secretly as of 2018
9: Funke Akindele
we all love her as Jenifa but her scandals over the years cannot be ignored. It was rumored that she had illicit affairs with some rich lagos men before her marriage to Oshodi big boy, Kehinde Oloyede. Even her marriage which held the Nigerian media spellbound was no stranger to controversy. Sadly the marriage did not last up to 8months. She has also been implicated in hidden sexcapades with many of her colleagues. She recently married a musician called JJC and she is rumored to have lost a baby of recent, sorry for your losS aunty funke.
8: Faithia Balogun
she is the ex-wife of top actor, Saidi Balogun. Faithia is surely not a saint to some scandals in Nollywood. This Controversial Nollywood Actresses is alleged to have fought her colleague in the Yoruba movie industry over a young Ibadan politician, Rotimi Ajanaku whom she accused the other actress of snatching from her. She was once reported to be in sex crazed romance with the Director of Corporate Pictures. It was also reported that this destroyed the marriage of the top marketer as his wife reportedly moved out of the house for aunty fathia.
7: Oge Okoye
The actress controversial in all aspect, apart from being disgraced out of her marriage and also accused of destroying multiple marriages. She was called out of recent by fans and shamed for claiming Kenya Moores dog as hers and even changing the name and posting it on social media, WOW!SUCH A SHAME.
6: Ini Edo
she was once the hottest and most sort after actress in Nigeria but sadly after failed marriages that didn’t make it more than a year she has been reduced to the normal sexcapades of Nigerian actresses and she is even rumored to be in a lesbian relationship with a top Abuja female politician
5: Cossy Orjiakor
This is a woman that we don’t even know who is more popular between her and her big boobs she flaunts all around, she puts it in our faces at every chance she gets and her horny fans can’t seem to get enough of her boobs. She brags about hooking up and pimping other actresses to rich politicians in Abuja , and she also rocks the nightlife in lagos, she is also alleged to have given another big boobed model who goes by the name Roman goddess her big break. Well she announced in January 2018 that she is going for surgery for butt enlargement
4: Caroline Danjuma
caroline save your drama you don’t need it for the soap opera, Davido diss verse on his hit song, ‘FIA’ sent the Nigerian social media to a frenzy and it isn’t dying down anytime soon. After a failed marriage to Danjuma and putting up a fight with the mistress and losing, she is now reduced to going after sugar boys for some lollypop between she is back in the acting game after a long break.
3: Dorcas Fapson
The pretty actress who played the role ‘shola’ in the Nigerian Shuga series has kept a clean slate thus far till 2018 is now the talk of the town after sharing her alleged rape encounter with a taxify driver and the subsequent reply from the said alleged rapist. Nigerians have been left in a limbo with who is lying and who is saying the truth and the argument is still ongoing.
2: Toyin Aimakhu/Abraham
She is well known among Controversial Nollywood Actresses She is known for so many controversies that her middle name should probably be changed to controversial, from her messed up marriage to a toyboy to having a boyfriend who is a bonafide and unrepentant thief who has beaten her up on numerous occasions and at different venues and locations. Well, she said changing her name will give her a fresh start in life, a second chance away from the negative energy that surrounds the name ‘Aimakhu’. We wish her best of God and hope she closes her legs to thieves and shameless men.
1: Queen of Drama, Her Highness Tonto Dikeh
All hail the queen Tonto Dikeh, she has so many controversies in the industry which have made it difficult for her to grab endorsement deals like others. She is the top boss of Controversial Nollywood Actresses
What makes her case surprising to fans is the fact that she doesn’t care about what some of her actions can do to her career.
Her hullabaloos have mostly been picking up quarrels with her colleagues and lambasting them. Some years ago, she took on a Ghanaian actor Van Vicker while at a movie location in Festac area of Lagos State. She was reported to have puffed cigarette at the actor’s face and damned the consequence. She has also not hidden her hatred for Mercy Johnson who many movie buffs believe act better than her. A few years ago, Tonto Dikeh was in the heat of controversies for her role in a soft-porn film released to the market, where she acted along Jibola Dabo and Muna Obikwe. Her marriage crash and subsequent fights with her ex-husband trended throughout 2017 and still ongoing, and she did hit us with a bombshell at the beginning of 2018 that she has undergone cosmetic surgery on her breasts and ass, and she is going to air her reality show but she was hit by a court order from her ex-husband not to put their kid on the show …WOW just WOW!!. Well, we await Tonto’s response to this. 2018 sure looks to be another drama-filled one for queen Tonto