Popular reality TV star and TV host, Maria Chike Benjamin, celebrated a momentous occasion as she welcomed her first child with her partner, Kelvin, on the significant day of Nigerian Independence, October 1.
Maria gained widespread fame and recognition after her remarkable stint in the 2021 edition of Big Brother Naija, capturing the hearts of fans across the nation. Sharing the heartwarming news on her Instagram page, the 31-year-old reality TV star introduced her bundle of joy to the world as Leonardo AmaraNna Anene.
The joyous mother expressed her profound gratitude in the caption of a video she shared, featuring the tender moment of her and her partner’s hands cradling the newborn’s tiny leg. She wrote, “Leonardo AmaraNna Anene 01/10/2023. I Just want to say Thank you God. My heart is so full and grateful. I’ve found the light in me that I couldn’t find all these years. Thank you for choosing us as your parents 🙏🏼❤️.”