In a recent interview with media personality chude jideonwothe actress cited the difficulties of maintaining a long-distance relationship as the main cause of the dissolution.
Bello revealed that her estranged husband, Mr. Akinrimisi, resided in the United States, which created significant challenges in their married life. Constantly coming and going from one country to another affected her relationship, which led her to make the difficult decision to divorce.
While acknowledging that her ex-husband was a devoted father to their children, the actress expressed her desire for something more in her personal life. She recognized that chasing their ambitions meant making sacrificesbut the physical distance between them proved insurmountable.
“I got to a point where I wanted more,” Shaffy explained. “I was always traveling back and forth, but I realized that if I really wanted this, it came with sacrifices. I wasn’t sacrificing the marriage itself, but he was there in the US and the distance didn’t help.”
The actress admitted that coping became more and more challenging, which ultimately led her to make the difficult decision to end the marriage.
Interestingly, this isn’t the first time Bello has shared his thoughts on relationships. During a conversation with the also actress. merci johnson On an episode of ‘Mercy’s Menu,’ Shaffy expressed doubts about traditional marriage. Instead, he stressed the importance of companionship and finding a suitable partner to settle down with, but not necessarily within the confines of marriage.
“I’m a one-man woman, and I think there are too many women here to fill a home.” Shaffy explained. “That’s why when I meet people or date, it’s women. I want to make a deal with someone at the end of the day, I don’t want to be 55 and then go out or have a birthday party and then come home and be alone. I don’t want that. I want to be with someone, maybe not marriage, but a partner.”
Shaffy Bello, a prominent figure in the Nigerian entertainment industry, is widely recognized as a talented film actress and singer. She garnered much attention with her vocal contribution to the popular 1997 song “Love Me Jeje” by Seyi Sodimu. Some of her notable appearances in her films include Baby Elevator (2019), Boss Dad (2018) and When Love Happens (2014)