’90 Day Fiance’: Akinyi Obala – Where She’s Been After Long Hiatus

90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days star Akinyi Obala has been out of the public eye since her time on Self-Quarantined with Benjamin Taylor. TLC fans want to know what she’s been up to as of late.

90 Day Fiance: Benjamin Taylor’s Fiance Akinyi Obala Delayed By COVID-19?

TLC iewers last saw Akinyi Obala and Benjamin Taylor on the 90 Day Fiance limited series, Self-Quarantined. Things were on track regarding her visa to come to America to be with her fiance/husband Benjamin Taylor. But, the COVID-19 pandemic threw a wrench into those plans and delayed them indefinitely.

Unfortunately for Akinyi Obala, all the embassies closed when the pandemic hit. And, even though all she needed to do was pass her final interview, that’s on hold with everything currently going on. Meanwhile, the pair continue their relationship long-distance. Benjamin Taylor is in Arizona. And, Akinyi is still in Kenya.

The two were “married” in Africa, but the ceremony may not be valid in the United States.

90 Day Fiance: Benjamin Taylor - Akinyi Obala - Before the 90 Days

90 Day Fiance: Akinyi Updates TLC Followers

Akinyi Obala from 90 Day Fiance took a long break from TV and social media. And, she acknowledged that its been some time since she has spoken publicly to fans.

Akinyi says she is busy working on herself and building toward a future that “means something” to both her and her family. In addition, she said that she’s grateful for the life she has. And, she is thankful for her “good health” and the relatives she has around her.

Benjamin Taylor meeting Akinyi’s family and getting them to accept him was a big part of their 90 Day Fiance: Before the 90 Days storyline. And, even though Benjamin is in Arizona, Akinyi is lucky to have her family members to lean on during this difficult time. Moreover, she took the time to acknowledge them in her recent update as well.

90 Day Fiance: Akinyi Obala - Before the 90 Days

Benjamin Taylor Still Bringing Her to America?

With such a long time out of the public eye, many 90 Day Fiance fans are curious about Akinyi Obala and her current status with Benjamin Taylor. Whether or not TLC couples make it is always a big question among fans. And, this is especially true when couples aren’t in currently-airing content.

Recently, Akinyi Obala broke her silence.  She didn’t talk about Benjamin much, but instead said that all her plans of coming to America are on hold until she can pass that final visa interview. And, with the current pandemic still in full swing, when she can do that is anyone’s guess.

But, she seems happy with where she is in life. And, she seems happy with the things she works toward, too. Moreover, it’s possible 90 Day Fiance fans see more updates from her following her long break.

As for Benjamin Taylor, he calls himself both “husband” and “fiance” to Akinyi. And, the pair often use hashtags with both of their names. So, it looks like things are still on track as far as their relationship goes. And, if and when Akinyi lands in America is something to watch for.

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