5 Amazing Facts You Need To Know About Toke Makinwa’s Ex-Husband, Maje Ayida

Maje Ayida

In this article, we'd be seeing some amazing information you'd love to know about Toke Makinwa’s ex-husband, Maje Ayida. The popular radio personality and TV host has been on the news after she lost to her ex-husband in a recent court case. According to the information, a Lagos State High Court on Thursday gave her 30 days from its judgment to delete and remove said defamatory words from unsold copies of the book in her custody.

Recall that Ayida had asked his ex-wife to stop the sale and promotion of her tell-all memoir, ‘On Becoming’, which detailed the topsy-turvy relationship between them. The book was launched in 2016 while the lawsuit was filed in 2017.

In the book, Makinwa accused Ayida of giving her STDs, being a serial cheat, and committing adultery. The bestselling tell-all memoir also detailed what transpired in the love triangle among herself, her estranged husband, and Anita Solomon, who was alleged to be responsible for the crash of the union.

Maje Ayida in 2017, filed a lawsuit mentioning that the book was misleading, contained defamatory words and had subjected him to public ridicule. In the letter, he asked Makinwa among other things, to withdraw the book from circulation, recall all copies distributed and hand them over to him for destruction.

He also stated in the letter that Makinwa’s failure t take back the words said in the book, and give a full-page advert apologising to Ayida in three national newspapers will lead to the commencement of legal action.

On 12th August 2020, a Lagos State High Court at Tafawa Balewa Square presided by Hon. Justice Ogunjobi ruled in favour of Maje Ayida over defamation lawsuit against Toke Makinwa. The Court also granted damages of the sum of 500,000 Naira each to be paid by the 1st and 2nd defendants to any charity organization of the claimant’s choice.

Maje Ayida Biography

We'll be seeing some amazing facts you'd love to know about Maje Ayida; his early life, educational background, business and more.
• Maje Ayida was born on the 17th of August, 1973 in Delta State, Nigeria. He originally hails from Itsekiri, Delta State and has 5 older siblings.
• Ayida left Nigeria for England after his 8th birthday. His parents wanted him to study in the boarding school.
• After studying in the United Kingdom, he got a job at the bank of London, where he worked at for some years before returning back to Nigerian in 2000.
• Maje Ayida got married to Toke Makinwa in 2014 after meeting each other at a boat club in Lagos. The couple divorced in 2017 after several accusations of infidelity. The fitness trainer was accused of cheating on his wife for a long time with his Anita Solomon, a lawyer, mediator, and Internet business coach.
On July 22, 2015, Ayida took to Instagram to apologize to Toke Makinwa for cheating on her. He revealed he regretted everything. Unfortunately, Toke didn't respond to or accept Maje Ayida apology.
• Maje Ayida currently works as a wellness coach, columnist and speaker. He shares amazing photos of his daily life to his 15,000+ Instagram followers. You can connect with him on Instagram @MajeAyida.

What more? You've seen some amazing facts about Maje Ayida and why he has been on the news of recent. Maybe the couple will be back to their love life in the future? Who knows? Let's keep watching.
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