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.


2. D’banj


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.

Ebuka Obi Uchendu And Wife Welcome Their First Baby

4. Seyi Law

Seyi Law and wife welcomed their first baby in October 2016 after five years of marriage.

Seyi Law And Wife Usher In First Child 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.

Nollywood Actor, Johnpaul Nwadike Welcomes Twin Boys In The Most Spectacular Way


6. Runtown


‘Mad Over You’ crooner welcomed first child with girlfriend,  Selena on the 14th of June.

Runtown Welcomes First Child With Girlfriend In Los Angeles

Happy first Fathers day to me and all the fathers out there ??

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7. Ubi Franklin


Triple MG CEO, Ubi Franklin and Lilian, welcomed a son in July 2016.

Ubi Franklin And Lilian Esoro Have Welcomed Their First Child

8. Gbenro Ajibade

Gbenro and Osas Ajibade welcomed a baby girl in June 2017.

Osas And Gbenro Ajibade Welcome Bouncing Baby Girl

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.

Noble Igwe And Wife Reportedly Welcome First Child

10. Patrick Elis

The cinematographer and his wife welcomed their baby girl Neema in May 2017.

Nigerian Video Director, Patrick Elis And Girlfriend Welcome Their First Child In US

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