Quick Facts of Dalia Asafi

  • Full NameDalia Asafi
  • NicknameDalia
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceNigeria
  • EthnicityMixed (Nigerian-African)
  • ReligionMuslim
  • NationalityNigerian
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBlack
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseHakeem Olajuwon
  • Children2 (Rahman & Aisha)

Dalia Asafi rose to fame because of her spouse just like other celebrities including Samantha Rotunda and Sheletta Chapital. Her spouse Hakeem Olajuwon is a Nigerian-born professional basketball player.

Many people are curious to know more about Dalia and her spouse Hakeem’s relationship. So when did the couple marry? Do they share any children from their relationship? To know all the details, keep reading the article until the end.

Who Is Dalia Asafi? (Bio & Wiki)

The wife of Hakeem Olajuwon, Dalia Asafi’s was born in 1968 in Nigeria. However, there is no information about her exact date and place of birth. She belongs to mixed (Nigerian-African) ethnicity and holds a Nigerian nationality. Besides this, there is no information concerning her early life and family background until now.

Dalia Asafi
Dalia Asafi

Furthermore, Asafi has not revealed anything about her educational qualifications to the public.

Dalia Asafi’s Professional Life

Since Dalia is known because of her husband’s name and fame, there are no details about her profession to the public. Her husband, Hakeem Olajuwon is a former professional basketball player and played with the Houston Rockets for 17 years. Likewise, he guided Houston Rockets to NBA Championships in 1994 and 1995. During that time, he wore No. 34 jerseys.

Basketball Player, Hakeem Olajuwon
Basketball Player, Hakeem Olajuwon
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Moreover, Hakeem also played with the Toronto Raptors for a year before retiring from his career due to back injuries. Further, he has managed to record an all-time top-ten position in scoring, rebounding, and steals categories. Not to mention, Hakeem is the only player in NBA history to retire in the top ten for all four categories.

How Is Dalia Asafi’s Relationship With Her Spouse Hakeem Olajuwon?

Dalia Asafi is a married woman as of 2019. Dalia married a famous professional basketball player, Hakeem Olajuwon. The two tied the knot of husband and wife in August 1996. As a matter of fact, she was just 18 years old at the time of her wedding.

Dalia with husband, Hakeem Olajuwon
Dalia with husband, Hakeem Olajuwon

As Asafi was very young to get married, the news of her marriage hit the headlines during that time. Moreover, many families and friends of Dalia and Hakeem attended their marriage ceremony. As of now, the husband and wife share two daughters together. Their kids are Rahman Olajuwon and Aisha Olajuwon.

Dalia husband and children
Dalia husband and children

For now, the duo is living a happy married life with their beautiful children without any rumors of divorce and extramarital affairs.

How Much Is Dalia Asafi’s Net Worth? (Salary & Income)

Dalia Asafi may be earning a good amount of money from the profession in which she is involved in. However, there is no information about Asafi career. So her actual income and net worth are currently under review.

On the other hand, her husband, Hakeem’s net worth is around $200 million as of 2019. He earned this hefty sum of money from his career as a professional basketball player. He spent almost over 20+ years in basketball and played with a reputed and well-known basketball team.

Being the wife of such a wealthy personality, surely, Asafi is living a lavish life relishing the wealth amassed by her spouse.