What are the hidden facts of Mercy Aigbe's life? Read and find out all the secrets of her scandalous relationships.
Mercy Aigbe Gentry is a well-known Nigerian actress who has starred in a great number of Nollywood films, in particular, Yoruba movies. Apart from acting, she is also a film director and businesswoman. She is so versatile!
When and where was Mercy Aigbe Gentry born?
Her native state is Edo. Date of birth – 1st of January, year of birth – 1979. Now she is in her late thirties. Regarding her background, it is stated that her mother gave birth to 5 children, and Mercy was the second.
Mercy Aigbe biography: Education
She has an OND in Financial studies which she received in Ibadan Polytechnic. She did not stop there. She decided to continue her education soon after. Mercy Aigbe stepped into the world of entertainment and chose to study Theatre Arts in Lagos State University. She graduated from the University in 2001. After 5 years she was lucky to become engaged in the world of Theatre.
Mercy Aigbe husband
Mercy Aigbe has a husband whose name is Lanre Gentry. He is believed to be working as a Nigerian hotelier. Though, rumors say that she has intentions to break up with her husband and to divorce.
Now she has dropped his surname – Gentry, in addition, Mercy has turned to the court for prosecution.
According to her latest claims, she confessed that she suffered from domestic violence, as her husband beat her on a daily basis. He even almost killed her once. Mercy was so badly beaten that she had internal bleeding which lasted three weeks and harmed her sight.
Can you imagine this?! At the very beginning, they were so happy together!
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However, she stayed with him because he begged and told her that he was in love with her and cared for the children. She didn’t want to stain his reputation and image.
Mercy thought that a wise woman should do everything to save the family and bring love into her relationship.
Though, after the last incident when he started to beat her in the presence of other people, she decided to leave him. Lanre was allegedly yelling that he would spoil her face and that no amount of make-up would help her.
Mercy Aigbe children
Currently, Mercy has 5 children. Two of them are her own children and three others are her stepdaughters (Mercy is Lanre's second wife).
Not long ago, in November 2014, she succeeded in opening Mag Divas Boutique. It is a luxurious clothing store. For her efforts, she was awarded a title - Fashion Entrepreneur of The Year.
Have a look at Mercy Aigbe pictures! This gorgeous woman deserves to be happy!