American Actor and singer, Rotimi has welcomed his first child with fiancée and Tanzanian music star, Vanessa Mdee.
Prior to welcoming their child, about a week ago, Rotimi shared photos on his Instagram accounts that he captioned “Baby shower vibesssss”.
Vanessa also shared same photo with same caption. The couple had in an exclusive interview with People, revealed that they were expecting a baby boy.
Rotimi announced the birth of their first child by sharing a photo of the newborn holding on to his fingers, with Vanessa’s engagement ring also in the background. He disclosed that their baby has been named “Seven Adeoluwa Akinosho”.
Their Instagram post below:
Rotimi is known for his role as Darius Morrison on the Starz series Boss, and starred as Andre Coleman on Power.
Vanessa Mdee is popularly known for being the first ever Tanzanian MTV VJ. She later rose to prominence as a radio and TV host, hosting Epic Bongo Star Search and Dume CHallenge for ITV Tanzania before signing to B’Hits Music Group in late 2012.
The couple started dating back in 2019, where Rotimi shared a picture of he and Vanessa posing in an elevator on date night, with Vanessa also confirming their relationship by posting the same picture with a different caption. Rotimi told the story of how the two met at a party and hit it off and Vanessa also said in an interview how she knew he was her husband, only two days after meeting him.
In a video posted on Instagram with Rotimi who was later joined by Vanessa, the pair revealed that they both had tattoos of each other’s name on their bodies; her (middle) name, Hau, on his right wrist and his name, Rotimi, on her chest. They also have matching tattoos of the number 1045 on their wrists.
In December 2020, Vanessa got engaged to Rotimi and let the world know by posting a video of her sparkling diamond ring on Instagram along with a long mushy caption. And now Rotimi and Vanessa welcomes their first child, Seven Adeoluwa Akinosho.
Source: The African Media