On episode 11 of “The Juice” season 4, Nigerian popstar, David Adeleke aka Davido tells Bolanle Olukanni about his relationship with fiancee, Chioma Rowland, marriage, future plans, and more.
Speaking about their relationship, the 27-year-old star who popped the question to Chioma in September 2019, 10 days after their families had an introduction in Lagos said he felt pressured to marry Chioma.
The singer revealed Chioma as his girlfriend in the video of his hit song, ‘Assurance’. Since then, according to Davido who has three other children with three different women, Chioma has received hate messages from people on social media .
According to the ‘Fem’ crooner, making his relationship with Chioma, mother of his son, Ifeanyi public affected her life and their relationship.
“After the Assurance video, Chioma received hate messages from people. Her parents even got hateful messages.
“It affected our relationship too. Chioma went from being a private person. It affected our relationship a lot then I realized people don’t like something good.
“We started having issues at some point and we decided not to tell anyone anything about us, that’s was when I decided to go offline for a while
“Before Assurance video, our relationship was so good. The dynamics between us changed after our relationship became Public. It was like everybody’s relationship and business.
“I felt pressured at some point to officially do the wedding but now I don’t. At the end of the day it’s between both of us and our families,”
Davido said during the chat.
When asked if they would still get married, Davido affirmed that but said it’s not the right time. According to him,
“We would get married but not now. We are trying to make the foundation solid and I’m so happy now that Chioma is focused on making money. We are not riding on the wave that people want this for us.”
In a previous interview, Davido briefly spoke about their love story and why his heart belongs to his lover of five years.
“I have known Chioma for about seven years. We have been dating for about five years. Lati introduced me to Chioma. We went to the same school, Babcock University. We started as friends but I got so used to her and she got so used to me as well. She is a great cook as well.”
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