Pulse List 6 Celebrity baby arrivals so far

The year isn't over yet and we've already welcomed six Nigerian celebrity babies! Here's a look at some of the celebrity babies born this year and those still expecting.

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Gbenro Ajibade cradles his baby

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From Di'ja's unexpected baby news to Osas Ighodaro's surprise birth, 2016 is indeed the year of celebrity baby arrivals.

There are so many more celebrity parents-to-be who are expecting this year: including Bovi and wife, and Lilian Esoro and husband Ubi Franklin.

And we just can’t wait to meet their little of bundles of joy, so keep checking back with news of their new arrivals.

Here's a look at some of the celebrity babies born this year and those still expecting:

1. Osas Ighodaro and Gbenro Ajibade


Gbenro Ajibade and Osas Ighodaro welcomed a baby girl earlier than expected. Their new bundle of joy arrived mother earth on the 21st day in June 2016.

The celebrity couple made the iconic announcement via popular magazine, Genevieve.

2. Ivie Okujaye

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Ivie Okujaye and baby


The actress and her hubby, Ezie Egboh welcomed their little bundle of joy on June 1, 2016.

"Our Baby Girl decided to enter the world The Day Before Her Daddy's Birthday  !!!! Thank You, Jesus!!!! The feeling is even more amazing than I would have ever guessed!!! #July1stBaby #July2ndDaddy!!! #Miracles #Gratitude #Family #Love.. God's plans are always the best!!!! Thank you, Lord!!!!!!" she shared alongside a photo on Instagram.

3. Chimamanda Adichie

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Chimamanda Adichie


Adichie who debuted her baby bump a few months ago at a writing event in Lagos in a recent interview with Financial Timesannounced she is now a proud new mum.

According to her, she hid the fact that she was pregnant and had delivered her baby because she wanted it to be personal.

4. Di'ja

Di'ja play

Di'ja welcomes baby boy


This one caught us all by surprise! Aphrodija and husband Rotimi welcomed a baby boy last month. Confirming the news, the Mav Di'ja in star shared a cute video story on Instagram today, July 1, 2016. She also confirms that she is back in Lagos and ready to for a great musical come back!

5. Jodie and David Nnaji

Jodie & baby play

Jodie & baby


Jodie and her husband David Nnaji welcomed their first baby on Monday April 11, 2016.

Nnaji reacted to the birth of his first child. He shared a photo of his wife on his Instagram page and wrote "My baby, my baby, thank you! #totustuus #wifey #happyfamily #homesweethome."

6. Tonto Dikeh

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Tonto Dikeh-Churchill, baby X and mother-in-law


Tonto and her husband Churchill Olakunle Oladunni welcomed their son on February 18, 2016. The actress surprised fans with news of her birth and has refused to show off her baby boy.

Other celebrities expecting their bundle of joy this year includes:  Lilian Esoro and Ubi Franklin, Lami Philips, Bovi and Bimbo Thomas.

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