Okey Bakassi who couldn’t hold back his excitement, took to Instagram to announce that his daughter won an athletics competition in Canada.
The comedian who stated that he is a proud dad as he expressed optimism that his daughter might become a future Olympian, revealed that it was her first time of competing. Announcing that his daughter won an athletics competition in Canada, Okey Bakassi wrote;
Congratulations to my darling daughter @chideraonyegbule 1st position in both 100m and 200m senior girls. She ran competitive 200m for the first time yesterday and won
The comedian had before now revealed how he is coping with his wife and kids staying in Canada. While the comedian is based in Nigeria, his wife and three children are based in Canada. Despite the distance, their marriage has lasted for 16 years.
The entertainer who admitted that it had not been easy staying away from his family, said; “the reason I do a tour in Canada is to be close to my wife and kids since they live there. Of course, my family wants me to be with them every day and they always express that. But they also understand that I need to focus on the demands of my job. Do not forget that they come to Nigeria as well; I don’t announce it whenever they visit.”