Nigerian Comedian, Bright Okpocha, popularly known as Basketmouth, has announced the end of his marriage with his wife, Elsie Okpocha.

The music star made the announcement on his official Instagram page on Thursday, saying the decision to part ways with his wife was difficult for them but unavoidable.

The comedian had attributed the break up to “unavoidable situation”

Basketmouth wrote, “As much as it pains me to bring my personal life to the public space, this is an unavoidable situation.

“After much deliberations, my wife and I have made the difficult decision to end our marriage.

“As we move forward separately, we will continue to work together to give our beautiful children all the care, love, guidance and support they need.

“We humbly ask that you respect our privacy as we navigate through these times. Thank you,” he said.