“I have known my wife for almost 20 years, she is the best decision I have ever made” Davido talks about his marriage
Award-winning Afrobeat singer, David Adeleke otherwise known as Davido has revealed how he met his wife, Chioma Rowland.
In a recent interview, the singer disclosed that he has known Chioma for 20 years, since they met in College.
He described marrying his wife as the best decision he has ever made. Davido stated that he and Chioma grew up together and have become so used to each other over the years.
He said: “Me and my wife we grew up together basically. We were in school together, so it’s like we are so used to each other. She is like a part of me. You definitely have to get someone that understands you. Me and my wife we are just perfect. It’s just a good match. She is the best decision I have ever made. I have known her for over 20 years and she cooks”.
Last November, news filtered in that Davido and Chioma had their traditional wedding following the loss of their son.
Gistlovers blog alleged that the singer secretly got married to Chioma after their son’s death.
The traditional wedding which was done in his father’s house, had few family friends in attendance with no camera allowed.
According to the blog, Chioma’s bride price was paid. The traditional wedding was held on November 6th, to console Chioma and assure her of her place with Davido.
In January, Davido finally paid Chioma’s bride price (Umunna) in full at Ezeala Odu, Imo state.
The singer paid her bride price in full to her Umunna in Owerre, Nkworji Ezeala ofu Nkwerre Local government area in Imo State.
In the photos and videos posted online, Chioma’s dad could be seen performing the Umunna rites.
Last month on Chioma’s birthday, photos from their court wedding surfaced online with the lovebirds wearing matching white outfits and looking so in love.