Father’s Day is a day set aside yearly to appreciate fathers just like Mother’s Day.
Father’s Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. In Catholic Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 (St. Joseph’s Day) since the Middle Ages.
Nigerian celebrities who also were not left out of the celebration took to social media to celebrate the special day just as some were witnessing it for the first time.
Stargist.com brings you 10 Nigerian celebrities who marked Father’ s day for the first time.
1. Emma Oh Ma God
Emmanuel Edunjobi popularly known as “EmmaOhMaGod”is a musician/music artiste, comedian/MC and a producer. He welcomed his baby girl with wife, Yetunde eight weeks ago.
Damn! This feels so good… I can finally get a legit father’s day greeting thank you Jesus 🙌 Thanks baybie @yetundevlogs I love you #Repost @yetundevlogs (@get_repost) ・・・ It’s only been 8 weeks and you’ve taken to it like pro. I thank God for you as I couldn’t ask for a better father for my baby. Sweet pea is incredibly blessed to have you, may the love you share continue to blossom in Jesus name. Happy Fathers Day 💓@emmaohmagod
Top Nigerian singer, D’banj welcomed first child with wife, Didi Kilgrow a few weeks ago.
Dbanj Welcomes First Child With Wife, Didi Kilgrow
Dbanj’s wife shared a photo of him with his son and wrote;
“You’re a king to the world…. but sooo much more to us. Happy Father’s Day ❤️”
3. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu
Media Personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and his wife, Cynthia, who got married February 2016 welcomed their first child on Wednesday, Nov 9.
4. Seyi Law
Seyi Law and wife welcomed their first baby in October 2016 after five years of marriage.
5. John Paul Nwadike
Nollywood actor, Johnpaul Nwadike who is currently in the US with his wife welcomed a set of twin boys on Monday, being February, 13, 2017.
‘Mad Over You’ crooner welcomed first child with girlfriend, Selena on the 14th of June.
7. Ubi Franklin
Triple MG CEO, Ubi Franklin and Lilian, welcomed a son in July 2016.
8. Gbenro Ajibade
Gbenro and Osas Ajibade welcomed a baby girl in June 2017.
9. Noble Igwe
The entrepreneur confirmed that he and his wifewelcomed their beautiful baby girl Jasmine Onyekachi Igwe in January this year. The new dad and style influencer has now begun a new series detailing his experience as a first-time dad on Style Vitae.
10. Patrick Elis
The cinematographer and his wife welcomed their baby girl Neema in May 2017.