Elsie Okpocha, the estranged wife of famous Nigerian comedian Bright Okpocha, otherwise known as Basketmouth has consoled her ex’s colleague, Ayo Makun and his wife, Mabel Makun after their house was gutted with fire.
Kemi Filani recalls the saddening news of Ayo Makun’s mansion gutted by fire while he is on a tour with his wife and children.
Many including the celebrities took to social media to pen down encouraging words to the Makuns on their great loss.
A few hours ago, AY reacted to his loss with an appreciation to his wife and his colleagues who stood by him during the commotion.
“Pain can be temporary when you find yourself with the right partner to journey with. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place.
As we continue to walk through the journey of life together, we shall replace the lies of the enemies with the truth of God. One thing we know for sure is that God never takes away something from your life without replacing it with something better.
Thanks to everyone of you for thinking of us during this difficult time. It is so wonderful to know that we are on your minds and in your prayers. THE GRACEFUL WALK TO GLORY CONTINUES….”
Elsie Okpocha took to AY’s comment section to express her condolences on his loss, stating her prayers are with him.
Basketmouth announces separation from wife
Basketmouth broke the internet when he announced the end of his marriage with his beautiful wife, Elsie.
The father of four made the announcement via his verified Instagram page on Thursday, December 22, where he assured to peacefully co-parent with his wife in taking care of their children.
The actor who didn’t give reasons for the divorce pleaded with the public to respect their privacy.
The sad news had left many in disbelief as they noted how the comedian was fond of making expensive jokes.
“As much as it pains me to bring my personal life to the public space, this is an unavoidable situation.
“After much deliberations, my wife and I have made the difficult decision to end our marriage.
“As we move forward separately, we will continue to work together to give our beautiful children all the care, love, guidance and support they need.
“We humbly ask that you respect our privacy as we navigate through these times. Thank you,” he said.