Lupita Nyong’o Reveals Painful Breakup from Selema Masekela on Instagram

Lupita Nyong’o, the Oscar-winning actress and star of Black Panther, has announced her split from her boyfriend Selema Masekela, a TV host and sports commentator. She shared a heartfelt message on Instagram, saying that her love was “suddenly and devastatingly extinguished by deception”. She did not name Masekela or give any details about the cause of the breakup. She said she wanted to “publicly dissociate” herself from him and “face the pain” of her heartbreak. She also hoped that her experience might be useful to others who are going through a similar situation. Nyong’o and Masekela confirmed their relationship in December 2022, after years of speculation. They had posted several photos and videos of themselves on social media, expressing their affection for each other. Nyong’o’s fans and friends have shown their support and sympathy for her in the comments section of her post. Masekela has not commented on the matter and has turned off his Instagram comments.