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See Why Veteran Actor and Actress Olú Jacob and Joke Silva's Marriage is Still Strong After 31 Years

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See Why Veteran Actor and Actress Olú Jacob and Joke Silva's Marriage is Still Strong After 31 Years

Veteran Actor Oludotun Baiyewu Jacobs popularly known as 'Olú Jacob' was born 11th July 1942. He is an internationally recognized movie actor and producer. He has starred in several British television series and international films. The actor, alongside Justus Esiri, Enebeli Elebuwa, Sam Loco Efe and Pete Edochie are some of the few most respected Nigerian artistes of all time. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

He hails from Abeokuta Area of Ogun State but spent most of his childhood in Kano where he grew up and began his education as a young boy. He attended Holy Trinity School where he was a member of the debating and drama societies. He soon secured a visa and traveled to England where he studied Acting and Film making.

The Actor got married to Nollywood actress Joke Silva since 1989. They have children. Joke Silva is Nigerian actress who was born on the 29th of September 1961. She she attended University of Lagos and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and began her career in film in the early 1990s. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

Eversince there blissful union, Joke Silver still retain and still popularly known by her Maiden name "Silva" and her husband never used it against her. When interviewed and questioned as to why he allowed his wife to retain her father's name he said "She is her own individual. When I met her, she was an actress known as Joke Silva so why should marrying me now deny her and her audience her name. She is Miss Joke Silva who is Mrs. Joke Jacobs. It is as simple as that. People now begin to say what they like. They have even written that we are separated and all sort of stuff. When she is working, she is Joke Silva but she is Mrs. Joke Jacobs at home."

The two celebrities co-founded and operate the Lufodo Group, a media corporation that consists of film production, distribution assets and the Lufodo Academy of Performing Arts.

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They have been married for more than 3 decades and the union has been fruitfully blessed with successful children and grandchildren. There are alot to emulate about them by growing young couples and celebrities with broken homes can always take inspiration from their marriage.

According to the two Celebrities, it has been 31 years of tolerance, patience, endurance and hard work. The marriage has witnessed ups and downs but they have stayed strong and endured one another with love and patience.

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