"There's no fire without smoke.. for every marriage and journey there are moments of storm" - Toyin Aimakhu.
Over the weekend, reports of a marriage split between Toyin Aimakhu and her husband Adeniyi Johnson surfaced online.
The Nollywood actress and her husband have responded to the allegations, both releasing a statement on their official Instagram accounts.
The couple admit that their marriage has been facing the storm but that they are trying hard at keeping it together.
According to the couple, 'every marriage has it's stormy season and they just experienced their stormy and trying times'.
The statement reads below...
"With the heart of appreciation and sincerity we write: There's no fire without smoke.. for every marriage and journey there are moments of storm, that was our stormy and trying times.
The recent event obviously made us know how important our marriage is and that a lot of lives and destiny are attached to ours, we never knew the weight our marriage carried until now, we discovered a lot of destiny and glory hangs on our own...
May we not let GOD and you down.... To the bloggers who blogged we appreciate you, u might think you wrote a news but it turned out to restore our happiness and home back, so to all the bloggers we say a big thank you.
We've learnt our lessons, corrected our mistakes and choose to move on. This event made us know who our friends and well wishers are...
We are short of words and filled with gratitude 1st to our parents, our spiritual parents, adopted parents, friends, colleagues and fanssssss...OMG!!! Our fans you guys are the best... for your calls, text messages, mails, pings, whatsapp messages, facebook comments and messages.... we love you all...
The bible says when we pass through fire it won't burn us and through water it won't drown us and whenever we pass through storms it will not over power us(isaiah 43:2-3).
May God still all storms in our lives and make everyone happy.... whatever you hear from us henceforth shall be goodnews... we wish you all the best and love you all... ADENIYI JOHNSON and TOYIN AIMAKHU JOHNSON." - they wrote.
Aimakhu and Johnson got married on Monday, July 8, 2013 at the Ikoyi Marriage Registry, Lagos in the presence of family members and a few friends.