Want to know Tonto Dikeh’s family history and members? If yes, then keep reading to discover interesting facts regarding Tonto Dikeh’s parents, siblings, husband, and children. We will also share pictures of them with you where available.
Who doesn’t know Tonto Dikeh? She’s one of the most controversial, albeit intriguing actresses in Nigeria.
Ever since this beautiful actress emerged in Nollywood in 2006, she has been attracting millions of admirers and fans all over Africa and beyond. A testament to that is her roughly 5 million Instagram followers.
Indeed, her fame travels beyond the shores of Nigeria; however, very few people know much about her family.
Tonto Dikeh’s family history (Parents & Hometown)
Tonto Dikeh was born in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. She is a native of Obio akpor Local Government Area and is of Ikwerre descent.
Her Father’s name is Sunny Dikeh while her mother’s name was Veronica Dikeh. Unfortunately, the movie star lost her mother when she was just 3 years old. As a result, her father remarried thereby providing a stepmother for the young Tonto.
Tonto Dikeh’s siblings
She is the third of 5 children who share maternal and paternal DNA. That is, she has 4 siblings. Additionally, she has 2 other step-siblings (the same father but different mothers). This is as a result of the death of her mother, which led to her father remarrying.
In 2014, during world siblings’ day, Tonto Dikeh shared a message on her twitter handle claiming she is her own family and that none of her 6 siblings is what addressing as so.
This came after Tonto had claimed she was very poor while growing up, and therefore had to work to send herself to school, and in response to those claims, one of her sister Tumshee (who goes by the name Dat Cute Orobo on twitter), branded Tonto a liar.
In a series of tweets, Tumshee claimed that they grew up in a comfortable home and that their father could die for them while they were growing up.
From all indications, the celebrity suffers a strained relationship with her siblings.
Also read: List of Tonto’s movies and songs so far
Tonto Dikeh’s Marital Status
The movie star married Olakunle Churchhill in 2015; however, their union did not last for too long as they divorced in 2017.
Their divorce is one of the most publicized breakups in Nigeria. Every now and then, Tonto uses her social accounts to throw jabs at Olakunle.
Who’s Tonto Dikeh’s boyfriend?
A lot of rumours are linking the actress to Nigerian singer, FreshDollar, who is known for his single ‘Gbedu’.
Moreover, their activities have helped add fire to the rumour. They refer to each other as “my love” on social platforms.
So for now, we’d say Tonto Dikeh’s boyfriend could be FreshDollarSign.
How many children does Tonto Dikeh have?
The popular actress has just one child, Andre Omodayo Churchill, a son whom she had with Olakunle Churchhill during the sweet times of their romance.
The single mother is observably fond of her only son; she shares snapshots of him every now and then using her Instagram account.
That’s all we have for now regarding the Tonto Dikeh family. If you wish to make any corrections or contributions to this post, please use our comment section or our contact page to get across to us.