Iconic “African Queen” crooner, 2face Idibia popularly known as 2Baba spoke about the reasons why he chose his wife, Annie Idibia, above all others despite having children from other women.
Admist a lot of controversies, 2Baba has fathered seven children in all. He has five children from previous relationships and two with his wife Annie.
He explained that all the women he had children with are well to do and educated. However, Annie stood out more in intellect. In his interview with Hypertek’s Digital boss, he said : “Annie is from an average background like my self. We both started from nothing. She stuck by me through it all.”
According to him, she stood by him when he had nothing and cheered him on when things were not looking up. In his words, “When I used to repeat just 3 sets of clothes, she would always hold my head, look me in the eyes and tell me things will be fine one day.”
He further praised her for how prayerful she was during trying times and how she stood by him during controversies that almost destroyed his career. “…She would go down on her knees and pray to God to show me the way and give me victory over my enemies.”
He stated matter of factly that he did not choose who had more to offer but he chose her because she offered her all when they had very little.
The couple is one of the most celebrated celebrity couple in Nigeria entertainment industry today.
Source: The Nation