Rita Daniels, mother to popular Nollywood Nigerian actress, Regina Daniels has been trending on social media over the week following her alleged wedding with a young lover.
Since the news and photos of the traditional wedding went viral on internet, many Nigerians have reacted, accusing the mother of giving her daughter in marriage to a man that is older than her and allegedly married a man who looks younger than her son-in-law.
Her son has stepped out to defend the traditional wedding photos of his mum wedding to the younger man as he claimed that the photos are from a movie scene, despite congratulating and praying for her union to last.
Photos of Regina Daniels’ mother, Rita Daniels, “getting married traditionally” surfaced online two days ago.
In the photos which has been trending on social media, Rita is seen posing with a younger man in different traditional attires, while guests wearing ashoebi are seen in the background of the photos.
Rita gave no reply and simply posted “True love wins” on Instagram.
One of her sons reacted to the post, writing: “Your union will never die mom.”
Also, Larry Zuka, the singer and film director who Rita Daniels supposedly married, wrote on Instagram, “Thank God I found you.”
Lawrence, son of Nollywood actress, Rita Daniel, has now reacted to his mother’s alleged secret wedding.
He told The Nation that the photos are from a movie scene.
Lawrence said: “The photos are from a movie scene. Social media can catch their cruise but they will be shocked when they eventually see the movie.”