Love Life

Love Life is a weekly Zikoko series about love, relationships, situationships and entanglements - how they start, how they end or where they're going.
June 9, 2022

Oba, 26, and Precious, 27, have been dating for four years. In today’s #ZikokoLoveLife,, they talk about meeting on a group chat, falling into a relationship even though they were dating other people and the one incident that almost broke them.

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May 12, 2022

Princess*, 26, & Bayo*, 37, have been dating for three years. In #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk about navigating the 11-year age gap between them & transitioning from a medium-distance relationship to one where they both live in the same city. 

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April 21, 2022

Jola, 25, and Oyin, 26, have been dating for a year. In today’s #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk about meeting on Twitter, becoming friends and talking for nine months before starting a relationship where they still haven’t had a fight.

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Love life: Sandra and Opeyemi
March 17, 2022

Ope, 30, & Sandra, 27, dated for a year & 7 months before getting married. In today’s #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk about starting a relationship in the DMs, a horrible first date at Ope’s house & why their close friends found out they were getting married on Twitter.

Love Life: Bisola and Tunde
March 10, 2022

Bisola*, 23, &Tunde*, 23, have been dating for a year. In today’s #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk about being in the talking stage while Bisola was in a relationship, being each other’s best friend & why they wouldn’t leave each other for ten million dollars.

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Love life: yemisi and kelechi
March 3, 2022

Yemisi, 24*, & Kelechi, 28*, have been dating for eight months. Today on #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk about how detty December plans got them together, being in a long-distance open relationship where they’re both bisexual & how they learnt to argue better.

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February 3, 2022

Cynthia, 26, and Tomiwa, 30, finally started dating after nine months of being in the talking stage. In today’s #ZikokoLoveLife, they talk meeting at work, considering getting in a relationship for the amount of time it takes some women to produce babies (nine months) and learning to understand each other better.

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December 30, 2021

We covered a lot of love stories in 2021 — thriving love, toxic love, love gone sour and everything in between and we are looking forward to doing more next year but before then here’s a list of love life stories you absolutely must read.

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