This is an unavoidable situation — says Basketmouth as he ends his marriage

Couples/Break-ups This is an unavoidable situation — says Basketmouth as he ends his marriage
DEC 23, 2022 LISTEN

Bright Okpocha, widely known as Basketmouth, the famed Nigerian comedian and his wife, Elsie Okpocha have mutually ended their 12-year-old marriage.

According to a post shared by the comedian, the couple of three kids decided to end things after a long talks among themselves.

Basketmouth, in a statement shared via his verified Instagram page on Thursday afternoon, December 22, pleaded with fans to give them some breathing room.

He, however, indicated in his post that he and Miss Elsie will continue to work hand-in-hand for the welfare of their kids.

"As much as it pains me to bring my personal life into the public space, this is an unavoidable situation.

“After much deliberations, my wife and I have made the difficult decision to end our marriage.

“As we move forward separately, we will continue to work together to give our beautiful children all the care, love, guidance and support they need.

“We humbly ask that you respect our privacy as we navigate through these times. Thank you," his post reads.


Meanwhile, the reason behind their breakup is yet to be revealed to the public, as the comedian refused to state it in his statement.

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