Uti Nwachukwu,the winner of bigbrother africa 5 stargame has on several occasions been called gay.His Nigerian fans have since attacked him on the issue,but he has always kept a low profile about his true relationship status which is no body's business.
A close source to the star in Nigeria who claims to know Uti very well has confirmed the rumour and even given a name of Uti’s recent gay lover;Alexx Ekubo(yes he does spell his name with 2 x’s)
Alexx is a new “fine boy no pimple face” in Nollywood,and was the frist runner up for Mr.Nigeria in 2010.
According to this source,Uti never goes anywhere with out Alexx,the two attend all redcarpet events together and are always partying together.the two have even shared a house before.
In an interview with Nollywood forever,Alexx described himself as a level headed guy who is very family oriented, Pro Nigerian, Loves Jesus, and likes to hang out with my family and friends etc.He is from Abia state (Arochukwu),was born in Port Harcourt,Lived in Kano and was raised in Lagos.
He is also the 2nd born of four,with an older sister, a younger sister and a younger brother.He attended Federal Government College of Daura in Katsina State, gained a diploma in Mass Communication from Calabar Polytechnic and studied Law at University of Calabar.
He has starred in three popular nollywood movies like “ladies man” and as “Aina” and a Desmond Elliot produced movie called “In the Cupboard”.