Meet Tiwa Savage Parents Cecilia And Father Alhaji Savage: Family Details

Who is Tiwa Savage’s parents, Cecilia, and Alhaji Savage? Get to know about the famous singer’s family details and personal life.

Tiwatope Omolara Savage, professionally known as Tiwa Savage, is a Nigerian Singer, songwriter, and actress. 

She is regarded as the “Queen of Afrobeats” by her fans and admirers. Her music is a blend of Arfobeats, hip-hop, and R&B.

Graduate of “Berklee College of Music”, Savage opted into the UK edition of the X-Factor after receiving her degree in professional music.

Her X-factor involvement opened new paths for her music and singing career. In 2010 she collaborated with Fantasia Barrino, which earned her a Grammy nomination.

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Meet Tiwa Savage Parents: Mother Cecilia And Father Alhaji Savage

Tiwa Savage was born on 5 February 1980, in Isale Eko, Lagos State, Nigeria as the elder daughter of her parents.

Tiwa Savage’s father, Alhaji Savage, was a businessman by profession; he used to run a small-scale private company and raised his four children. 

Similarly, Tiwa’s mother, Cecilia Savage, is a housewife who manages and regulates most all the household decisions. 

Tiwa barely discusses family matters in interviews and social networking sites and maintains a highly private profile.

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Tiwa Savage with her loving parents. (Source: Bellanaija)

However, Tiwa has enormous respect and admiration for her parents. She is closer to her mother, and her precious time with her father ended in 2021.

On 19 July 2021, Tiwa’s father, Alhaji, died because of a severe illness caused by the coronavirus.

Although Tiwa’s father is not physically by her side, she believes that he supports her and sends his best wishes every minute.

Tiwa Savage Siblings: Brothers Wale And Shola Savage, And Sister

Tiwa was born in Lagos state, Nigeria, but she grew up in London after her family relocated to England when she was eleven.

She shares her childhood with her two elder brothers, Wale and Shola Savage, and her younger sister Ms. Savage.

Her eldest Brother, Wale, is an It consultant and works in a private It company. Wale is more like the personal social media promoter of Tiwa.

Wale loves to share his sister’s achievements and supports her with all his might. Similarly, Tiwa’s brother Shola also helps and loves her.

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Tiwa Savage has two elders brother who support and protect her at all costs. (Source: Boomplay)

Shola runs a small business and spends his time privately. His profession and further personal life are yet to be disclosed. 

Furthermore, Tiwa’s younger sister is barely seen with her at any public events. Despite the information that she is a university graduate and a working woman at a management company, there are no further details about her.

Savage siblings love and support each other and spend time with family whenever they make out some leisure time in their professional and busy life.

Tiwa Savage Husband And Son

As of 2023, Tiwa is single and not in a relationship; however, the singer once had a marital relationship with Tunji “Tee Billz” Balogun. Tunji was Tiwa’s manager when she was a rookie in the music world.

He helped her with the projects and guided her career on the progressive path. The professional relationship between Tiwa and Tee Billz turned into intimate personal relations.

On 23 November 2013, Tiwa Savage married Tunji Balogun at the Ark in Lekki as per the traditional Nigerian Weeding.

Their compatibility was strong in the first few years of their marriage. On 1 January 2015, the couple announced the pregnancy with their first child, and they were over the moon about becoming parents to their loving son Jamil Balogun.

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Tiwa Savage is a responsible mother to her son Jamil and spends her leisure time with him. (Source: Opera)

However, On 28 April 2016, Tunji accused Tiwa of Infidelity and tagged his mother-in-law as witchcraft. Tiwa filed a divorce case against her husband in 2018, and the couple parted ways.

Now, Tiwa Savage is living a free life with her son Jamil Balogun, mother, and her siblings. 

Meanwhile, Tiwa’s son Jamil is not prevented from getting his father’s love as she and her husband maintain a cordial relationship for the sake of their loving son.

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