Stephanie Okereke-Linus Delivers Bouncing Baby Boy


Veteran Nollywood actress and producer, Stephanie Okereke just announced that she welcomed her first child with her husband, Idahosa Linus

Stephanie Okereke-Linus used to be married to former Nigerian soccer player but the pair split and 32 year old Imo state born beauty remarried on April 21, 2012 in a lavish fairy tale wedding in Paris.

Stephanie shared the good news with a photo on social media caption ‘it’s a boy’ but she’s yet to share the new born photos.

In a recent interview with Daylight, Stephanie spoke on how she copes with pregnancy and work, she mentioned that she has gotten a lot of support from her husband as well as her family and friends.

I’m coping fine. God has been good to me” she said, “I am thankful for all the love and support I get from my husband who has made this journey much easier. I’ve also had friends and family who have taken good care of me and I’m thankful to them all. My baby has also been easy on me and hasn’t been giving me much stress.

In addition she said response from people who have been impacted positively by her movies keeps her going. “Most importantly, it’s God’s grace, Passion and determination. Also, the feedback I get from people who have been positively impacted by my works gives me that zeal to push even further“.

Stephanie now joins the likes of Uche Jombo, Ufuma Ejenobor, Venita Akpofure and other Nollywood actresses who have been delivered of babies this year.


  1. We shall be having our 2016 International Day of the Girl child (UN) approved date 11/10/16 and we have made consated efforts to locate our NollyWood veteran Stephanie Okereke Linus through any means for spearheading the DRY movie VVF related and for her interest in the NGO we just watched her telling the public on air about Gender Based Violence.We need to interact with her because ours is a grass root NGO into holistic care for the girls.