Finally, Funke Akindele breaks silence on separation from husband, JJC Skillz; reveals reason - IgbohoConnect
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Finally speaking out, actress Funke Akindele explained why her marriage to rapper/filmmaker JJC Skillz ended.

In an interview with that was published on Wednesday, the politician-turned-actress who recently debuted her newest movie Battle on Buka Street discussed why her second marriage failed.

The 45-year-old claims that their expectations for how the marriage should functioned stopped matching up, and attempts to mend the relationship were unsuccessful. She uttered:

Well, the truth is our dreams and vision of what our marriage should be just no longer aligned. And efforts to make it work all fell on deaf ears, so why hang around.”

Recall that JJC whose real name is Abdulrasheed Bello announced his separation from Funke in an Instagram post on Thursday, June 30.

He disclosed that the last two years had been difficult for them and he tried his best to make things work. He added that Funke asked him to leave their matrimonial home three months prior the post.

The 45-year-old noted that he was making the announcement to clear the air and make it known to the public that they have decided to go their separate ways. He wrote:

“Dear Friends and family I need to let you know that Funke and I have separated. While it lasted we shared a lot of things together and have created 2 beautiful children. The last two years have been extremely difficult for us. I know I have tried my best to fix things but I believe it is beyond repair now.”

Funke and JJC got married in a private ceremony in London on August 23, 2016, the eve of her 39th birthday.

The couple welcomed their twins in 2018.

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