Since her first movie Marriage of sorrow, the young Nigerian superstar Regina Daniels has figured in about twenty successful films among which Destiny Child where she acted alongside other great Nollywood icons like Iny Edo, Mercy Johnson, and Chika Ike. However, her rich filmography is not the main reason why she’s been trending on the internet over the past months.
Indeed, Rita Daniels‘s daughter got the fans shocked after she was spotted dancing with the billionaire Ned Okwo on April 27. 2019, during a party organized by the elected senator to celebrate his honorary doctorate from the federal university of petroleum resources Effurum. Although the 38years gap between them was heavily criticized by many, the nineteen years old actress Daniels and the polygamous Nwoko, tied the knot the 26th May 2019.
But who is NED NWOKO?
Born Chinedu Munir Nwoko on December 21, 1960, into the royal family the Dumuje Ugboko Kingdom of Aniocha, prince Ned Nwoko is a Nigerian lawyer politician and humanitarian. After an effective primary education in Nigeria, he moved to the United Kingdom and got his first degree in Law and History at the University of Keele, Staffordshire UK. A few years ago before he was called to the English Bar at Lincoln’s Inn, he attended King’s College London, culminating in a post-graduate class with an LLM in Maritime and Commercial Law.
Despite a brilliant career and very promising future in England, Nwoko, who was burned with the desire to contribute to the enthronement of a viable democratic institution in his home country, returned in Nigeria in December 1998. He became famous on the internet after he officially took as wife Regina Daniels, who stands as the 6th wife following barrister Lilly, Laila, his late son Tarik’s mother, and two others.
The couple Ned and Regina always make the headline, besides the recent birth of their son Sultan Nwoko is the last news to trend.