Buxomy actress, Bukky Awoyemi, popularly known as ‘Arugba’ is pregnant for married actor, Damola Olatunji. Bukola who hit fame on account of her role in Tunde Kelani’s blockbuster movie, Arugba, has since gone off radar as friends claimed she is undergoing a nine-month course of pregnancy.
It should be recalled that Damola, who is famous for his roles in Yoruba movies got married to UK-based Raliat at the Ikoyi Registry in April 2013, while he had his Bachelor’s Eve at the Troy Lounge, Lekki, Lagos.
Meanwhile, not much has been known about Awoyemi’s romantic liaisons before now. Meanwhile, sources claimed her new status has created chaos in the home of Olatunji whose wife has been helpless and unable to handle the situation such that very few insiders in the know within the industry discuss the matter in hush tones.
Sources close to Damola Olatunji hinted the actor may be settling for a new life with Bukola whom he confided in some of his colleagues is a lady after his heart. Recently, he gave his wife the option to live with it or opt out of the marriage, our source hinted. The absence of his wife, the sources said is not unconnected with the illicit romance that led to the pregnancy. Sources claimed the romance thickened when Bukola played the lead role in Damola’s latest movie production, IpinL’ese shot sometime in May.
In an enquiry, sent to Damola the sms below: “Hello Damola, I will be glad to have your response to the story that your dalliance with Bukola Awoyemi better known as Arugba has resulted into pregnancy?
In his response which came about five hours after several unanswered calls, he said: “Bukola is not pregnant for me. I don’t know where that news could have come from. It’s been two months I set my eyes on her at The Movie Ambassador (TMA) meeting. I don’t know if she is pregnant. She had only acted as a lead in my movie, Ipinl’ese that will be released on Monday.”
When probed further to disclose his wife’s whereabouts, he said: ‘She’s studying in UK and we have issues over her relocation to Nigeria. While all efforts to reach Bukola Awoyemi proved abortive as she ignored all calls and text messages, According to reliable sources she is actually pregnant for Damola and currently lives with him.