Omolara Olaiya, wife of comic actor Olaniyi Afonja, popularly known as Sanyeri, has announced their divorce after 15 years.
Omolara made the shocking revelation in an Instagram post this morning, December 4, 2022, saying that she wants to clear the misconceptions about her marriage and private life.
According to the mother of two, they have been separated for nine years. The Canada-based businesswoman further disclosed that she maintained a cordial relationship with the actor for the sake of their children and has chosen happiness over drama.
Omolara also issued a warning to those interfering with her private life, saying that everyone should mind their business.
In her words:
“This is to clarify some misconceptions concerning my marriage and private life people need to be mindful of being judgemental to adults especially the ones with kids can decide to maintain a cordial relationship for the sake of their children it doesn’t mean they don’t know what they are doing not everyone wants the media in their Private lives as such people should and devil to mind their business.
I have been single for exactly 9 years and co-parenting with my ex-husband hasn’t been all bed of roses for us even if we are no longer living in the same country, I still do well to perform my rightly duties and what is expected of a single mother and a woman with kids also he does the same duties and fatherly rights for our children.
If in all of this you still choose to be insensitive please don’t bring it here henceforth I won’t tolerate anyone interfering in my private life I choose happiness over drama and so be it thanks. I remain on Omolara Olaiya Jimoh.”
The popular Yoruba actor and Omolara got married in 2007 and are blessed with two boys.