Omawumi the vocal queen of the Nigerian Industry as people call her took to instagram this morning to appreciate her husband on their wedding anniversary.

She got married to her husband who was her long term husband in a quiet ceremony on January 16, 2015.

In her message on Instagram, she wrote “I want to thank my husband for loving me and being so patient with me and i want to use this opportunity to give myself a high five for just being the fabulous Mrs Y!” God continue to keep us. Happy 200level in this University of Matrimony of life #MrsYussuf #ThanksGod #Goodthinggoing”

According to wikipedia, She gained attention as the 2007 runner-up on West African Idols, a reality TV show part of the Idols franchise. Omawumi rose to prominence as a contestant on Idols West Africa. Omawumi, with her strong voice and out-going personality, was voted the 1st runner-up of the competition when it ended in May 2007. Since then, she has had numerous performances on the stage with musicians such as P-Square, 2face Idibia, D’Banj, Banky W, M.I, Sasha, 9ice, Chaka Demus and Pliers, Carl Thomas, Angie Stone and Donell Jones, Angelique Kidjo , among others.

Omawumi the “If You ask me” crooner played a minor role in the 2009 edition of the V-Monolugues, a play that reflects the negative issues affecting women in Nigeria. She also starred in the musical play Olurombi. She had a minor role in the movie Inale, a Hollywood/Nollywood Bongos-Ikwe production, starring Hakeem Kae Kazeem, Dede Mabiaku, and Ini Edo. In 2011, she starred in Funke Akindele’s Return of Jenifa. Moreover, she starred in Yvonne Nelson’s House of Gold (2013) alongside Majid Michel and Ice Prince.




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