Ex-beauty queen Anita Iseghohi, has announced her separation from Tom Iseghohi, her husband of nearly 12 years.
The couple who would have celebrated their 12th year wedding anniversary in December, 2018, have three children together.
Anita who was the 2004 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN), took to Instagram in the early hours of Thursday, November 1, 2018 to announce that their separation.
In her post, she said that in spite of their new status, they remain a family and will work together to co-parent their children. She posted that:
“Following our almost 15 year relationship as well as a lot of recent thought and careful consideration, I have made a difficult decision to separate from my husband.
“We are still a family and will always be loving, dedicated parents to our lovely three children. I won’t be commenting beyond this and I thank you all in advance for respecting the privacy of our young children and of our family. Love and respect from us to all of you”.
Anita who was among the top 15 semi-finalists at the 2004 Miss World pageant, was named the African Continental Queen of Beauty.
In their 10th wedding anniversary in 2016, she described Tom as a “lover, family, friend, partner, teacher, and mostly importantly the one that understands my drama”.