According to The African Eye magazine, Jim Iyke and his 23 year old Lithuanian girlfriend Dana Kinduryte welcomed a bouncing baby boy, Harvis Chidubem Iyke, on September 1st at the Grady Hospital, Atlanta.
According to the African Eye report, Jim met Dana, a law graduate in London over a year ago but she didn’t even know that Jim was a famous Nollywood actor until three months after they started dating.
Jim later moved Dana into his apartment in Atlanta five months after the couple found out they were expecting a child, and there he cared for her. Jim was reportedly present and assisted in the delivery of his first son.
Follow the jump to see Jim’s statement + more photos:
Jim is quoted as saying:
My son. After trying a few relationships in the industry at home, I didn’t want the circus and misconceptions that came from close scrutiny so I spared no expense and resources to protect this relationship and my baby. This time last year I was in depression over my mom’s death. This time around I’m in tears of joy
As you would expect, many of his family and friends are surprised by this news.
Big Big Congratulations Jim and Dana
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