MONTHS after debunking the claim that he is gay, fast emerging Nollywood actor, Benson Okonkwo is set to walk down the aisle with his long term girlfriend Emelda Emells. The pair has been dating for the past eight years and they have chosen to become man and wife in December.
Benson became noticed when he played a part in the first Nigerian gay movie titled Pregnant Hawkers which raised a lot of questions about his sexual preference. He has since debunked the claim saying that despite playing the gay role and playing it well, he is not gay!
“I am not bi-sexual, neither am I homosexual. I have been dating a woman for the past eight years now and we are about to be married. I am from a Christian home. I wasn’t taught such a habit by my family and looking for money cannot push me to that”. He revealed recently.
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