- Nollywood actress Monalisa Chinda-Coker first marriage crashed few years after it was contracted
- The marriage produced a daughter
- Monalisa later met Victor Coker who she had known for ages and they got married in 2016
- The actress tells of lessons she learned in her first marriage she took to her second one and how her husband won her heart
Beautiful actress Monalisa Chinda-Coker is sure enjoying her second marriage from all indications.
Fate smiled on the fair skin Nollywood actress and gave her a second chance after the collapse of her first marriage. She met and falls in love again with somebody she had known for most of her life but never thought they could ever get married.
Monalisa got married to Victor Coker in 2016 and since then, she has been radiating with a glow that is hard to miss.
On how she got to know that Victor Coker is the man for her after her earlier misses. Monalisa said:
“I found that I was at peace with him. He is God-fearing and has a good relationship with his family. I also always like to be in his company, and I knew it deep inside me that I had found the one.
He loves my daughter like his own child and she feels very comfortable with him as well. Of course, there were a couple of other things I looked out for and the good thing was that he surpassed all my expectations.”
There is no how she will not take some things away from her first marriage; the actress said she learnt a lot which she has been using in her new marriage. She said:
“Don’t let your emotions becloud your judgment; you have to use your head at all times. I believe I’m a humble person and I don’t have any problem admitting it when I’m wrong. I have also learnt to be patient and not make hasty decisions.
In all, marriage is a lifelong training ground so you learn every day. It is important to understand the person you’re in a relationship with; know their likes and dislikes and that should guide your conduct, so that you wouldn’t have issues.”
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The mother of one has had her fair share of heartbreaks and troubled marriage which led to the breakdown of her marriage to record label executive, Dejo Richards, in 2004. The marriage produced a daughter who has been with her mother.
After the collapse of her marriage to Richards, she got romantically linked to socialite, Lanre Nzeribe, which also hit the wall after a short time.
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