Musician, Yinka Ayefele has remained one of the bestselling recording artistes and king of the biggest owambe parties in Nigeria for many years.

For a man who has been confined to a wheelchair for years after an unfortunate road accident, one would assume that his dream of making it big in entertainment has been dashed.

But against all odds, he has broken several records and made a lot of fortune on his way to the top.

One person who stood behind him through it all is his wife, Temitope Titilope Ayefele.

In a recent interview, Mrs Ayefele revealed why she married him despite his condition and why she would never leave him.

“I met him in 1996, before he had the accident. I saw in him a hard-working man when we met. Very hard-working, there is nothing he can’t do to stay afloat in his profession.

“He is someone who doesn’t get distracted from his dream no matter what may come his way.”


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When asked how she managed to stay with her man despite his challenges, she retorted, “Why won’t I stay?

“I told you about some of the qualities I saw in my husband that made me fall in love and marry him.

“I have made up my mind to spend the rest of my life with him before the accident. When he had the accident we there together at the University College Hospital, Ibadan (UCH).

“I saw in him the determination to survive, to live and to make it in life. Those are the things that also motivated me to stay with him in the time of trouble and up till now.

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“Nobody is above trial and tribulations and when they come what one should do is to remain steadfast and be prayerful.

“Bible didn’t tell us that trouble would not come, it is bound to come but God has given us a strong assurance, He Is there to give us the grace to overcome.”

Many have wondered if Yinka Ayefele is sexually active but his wife believes that is her business.

“Well, that is strictly my private life which can never be discussed on the pages of newspapers for no reason.

“I am happy in marriage and you can see the signs all over and around me. Thank God for everything.”

They have been married for 18 years and are blessed with three children.

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