Age remains as only a number to some celebrities and whereas maturity has become the norm of the day in relationships for them. More Ghanaian women are now openly dating or getting married to their young lovers, not thinking about what people would say about them. There is a need for one to accept love wherever he or she feels comfortable and happy.
One becomes happy in a relationship when they fall in love with the one they can easily get along with regardless of status, age or personality.
Let’s take a peep into the private lives of our very own male Ghanaian celebrities who dated, or married women older than them. These are celebrities and their partners who defied all odds to stick together or better still to be in a relationship.
First on the list is rapper Medikal. Medikal had a great relationship with Sister Deborah who is older than him. The two had a lovely time during the period they dated. It was in the news that Deborah Vanessa was way older than the AMG rapper boyfriend, Medikal. Their age difference became a debate some time ago. The rapper never came out discussing the age difference but the ever young looking Sister Derby instead revealed that she was eight years older than her then-boyfriend.
Deborah was born on August 25, 1984, thus age 36. Medikal was born on April 5, 1992 making him 28 years. Medikal is 8 years younger than his former girlfriend, Sister Derby.
The two are no longer together as Medikal has settled down with Fella Makafui.
Second is Captain Planet. He is the leader of the music trio, 4X4. Captain Planet born Jeff Sylvanus Dodji got married to his lovely Nigerian wife, Uche Ofodile in a low key ceremony in Accra.
Uche Ufodile was a former Chief Marketing Officer of Vodafone Ghana and a senior business leader with expertise in building businesses in emerging markets. With over ten years in CEO and CCO roles, she has been driving force behind transformative change in build-chip multinational companies. The musician has confirmed severally that his wife is older than him and he is not worried. His wife currently heads MTN Liberia as their CEO.
Maxwell Mensah, the ex boyfriend of Mzbel, also married a woman older than him. Nana Ama Mcbrown and Maxwell Mensah got married in 2016. The actress was born on August 15,1973, making her 47 years, while Maxwell Mensah was born on August 3, 1983. So Maxwell is 37 years old. Now, the difference between the two indicates that Maxwell is 10 years younger than his wife, Nana Ama.
The two are seriously in love and they regard their ages as just numbers. They are currently celebrating a milestone in their marriage as they’ve welcomed a child years after having troubles getting one.
Van Vicker is also married to Adjoa Vicker. They started dating during their Senior High School days when Van was at Mfantsipim School, and Adjoa was at Aggrey Memorial Senior High School, all in Cape Coast in the Central region of Ghana.
The two have successfully been married for over 15 years now. Van Vicker was born on the August 1, 1977, which makes him 43 years old. His wife, Adjoa Vicker was born on January 24,1977, making her also a 43-year-old. The difference here is the month’s difference, Adjoa is seven months older than Van Vicker.
John Agyekum Kufuor’s wife is also older than him. He was born on December 8, 1938. Theresa Kufuor was born on October 25, 1937. This reveals that the former first lady is a year older than the former President of the state. The two got married in 1962.
People have also argued that Beverly Afaglo is older than Choirmaster but the musician has debunked on several occasions and insisted that he is older than his wife.
Some other celebrities have dated women older than them. For example, Ghanaian celebrity tailor Elikem Kumordzie and his Sugar Mummy Queen Dee. The tailor has confirmed dating quite a number of other Sugar mummies.
There are reports in the media indicating that Kidi’s Baby mama is also older the singer.
Men dating older women is common among celebrities as their older fans who crush on them do not hesitate to give in. Actor Prince David Osei has warned people in the act to desist from it as they have spiritual repercussions.
Can you date a woman older than you? If you are a woman, can you date a guy younger than you? Share your views with me in the comment box below.