Nii Odartey Lamptey Welcomes Second Child with Actress, Ruweida Yakubu


Football icon Nii Odartey Lamptey and his fiancee Ruweida Yakubu, have welcomed their second child. Ruweida who is a former beauty queen and an actress, reportedly gave birth to a baby girl on Tuesday August 16, 2016. However, the baby’s name has not been revealed to the public.

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Nii Lamptey a few years ago, was headlined on almost every media source, following shocking news about his children with ex-wife Gloria not being his biological kids. After sensing marriage infidelity on the part of his ex-wife, Odartey Lamptey had proceeded to conduct a DNA test, only to realize that all his three kids were not his biological children.

The issue subsequently led to a divorce case which is still in court. Nii Lamptey during the court case had disclosed that his ex-wife accused him of being infertile. This had drawn the attention of the public to the case which became a topic for discussion across the country.

Though the case has not been closed, Nii Lamptey having met actress Ruweida, had a baby with her in 2014. The former Black Star was proud to tell the public about his baby, which proved his fertility. The 41-year-old who has gotten over the horrible episode, told Bola Ray on Starr Chat on Starr FM earlier this year, that he does not regret marrying his ex-wife Gloria. Nii Lamptey and his fiancee have now welcomed their second baby.

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His fiancee Yakubu was a contestant on TV3’s Ghana’s Most Beautiful in 2008. The former beauty queen has starred in a number of movies including; Last Virgin, Sexy Angel, and Kiss Me If you Can, to mention a few. She was also the leading character in the TV series, Abiba.

The former U-17 World Cup winner plans to marry Ruweida after the court case with former wife Gloria is finally settled.