PONSONBY NEWS November 2015

Portia and Ore Oduba welcomed baby son Roman in January 2018Portia and Ore Oduba welcomed baby son Roman in January 2018 [Instagram/ Portia Oduba]

When Ore Oduba won Strictly Come Dancing 2016 alongside dance partner Joanne Clifton, he was supported wholeheartedly by wife Portia, who was regularly spotted in the crowd. 

The couple welcomed their first child, baby son Roman, in January 2018 and the couple are settling into becoming first time parents. 

Here's what you need to know about Ore's wife Portia...

How did they meet?

Celebrities attend the TRIC Christmas party 2017 held at the Grosvenor House Hotel London    Featuring: Ore Oduba, Portia Oduba  Where: London, United Kingdom  When: 12 Dec 2017  Credit: WENNOre and Portia Oduba married in 2015 [Getty]

Portia and Ore reportedly met at an event at Loughborough University, where Ore was studying.

Famous family 

Portia’s dad is Nick Culmer, a property developer who was the lead singer of punk rock band the Anti-Nowhere League. 

The band was big in the eighties, and still performs to this day, playing at festivals such as Download.