Popular Nigerian actress, Tonto Dikeh has been sued by her ex-husband, Churchill Olakunle.
The defamation suit is in relation to the videos she released on her YouTube channel in 2019.
Tonto Dikeh’s ex-husband, Dr Olakunle Churchill demands that the actress pays an amount of N500M as compensation for the untrue claims she made against him and the damages the said video caused to him.
The suit claims that the release of the videos brought him to public ridicule as they got everyone talking about the couple.
It is alleged that Tonto Dikeh at the time knew about the political ambitions of her ex-husband but went on to name and shame Dr Churchill Olakunle
Actress Tonto Dikeh explained in her videos, the sudden turnaround of her marriage and
also mentioned that her ex-husband is a scammer.
Her traditional marriage to Oladunni Churchill was held in August 2015. In February 2016, Dikeh gave birth to her son Andre Omodayo Churchill, whom she nicknamed Baby X.
However, the marriage hit the rocks two years later with Tontoh making some scandalous and scathing allegations including domestic violence, adultery and fraudulent businesses against Oladunni Churchill.