Who is Hiba Abouk, Achraf Hakimi's ex-wife? All the details

Who is Hiba Abouk, Achraf Hakimi's ex-wife? All the details

Ciku Njuguna
updated at May 5, 2023 at 1:17 PM

The marriage of fashion mogul and film star Hiba Abouk gained global media attention. The news of Abouk's divorce from Hakimi hit the limelight following assault charges against the football star. Dig in here and learn more about the former WAG, her biography and her life.

Where is Hiba Abouk from?
Abouk (R) attends Goya Cinema Awards 2018 at Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones in February 2019 in Seville, Spain. Achraf Hakimi (L) poses for a photo ahead of The Best FIFA Football Awards 2022 in February 2023 in Paris, France. Photo by Juan Naharro Gimenez and Aurelien Meunier.
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What happened to Achraf Hakimi and his ex-wife, Hiba Abouk? This article will dive deep into the life, marriage, and eventual divorce of the Spanish actress.

Profile summary

Full Name

Hiba Aboukhris Benslimane


Hiba Abouk



Date of birth

30th October 1986


36 years old as of April 2023

Zodiac sign


Place of birth

Madrid, Spain


Paris, France









Height in feet and inches


Height in centimetres


Weight in pounds


Weight in kilograms


Hair colour


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Net worth

$1 million - $5 million


Hiba Aboukhris Benslimane was born on October 30th 1986, in Madrid, Spain, to a family of six. Her Tunisian parents migrated to Spain in 1975, 11 years before her birth. 

What nationality is Hiba Abouk?

She is a Spanish citizen with Tunisian and Libyan roots. According to the Vanguard, her great-grandfather was of Romani descent. 

What is Hiba Abouk's age?

As of April 2023, Hiba is 36 years old. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

What is Hiba Abouk's height?

The Tunisian actress stands at 5 feet and 6 inches (170 cm). She weighs about 57 kg (125.6 lbs)

What is Hiba Abouk's religion?

The actress has not outrightly confirmed her religion. However, she was raised in a Muslim household.

Is Achraf Hakimi married?
Hiba attends the 'Bvlgari Serpenti: 75 Years Of Infinite Tale' photocall at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in February 2023 in Madrid, Spain. Photo by David Benito.
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Who are Hiba Abouk's parents?

The El Principe star keeps her private life under wraps. Details of her parents' names are not known to the public yet. 

According to Elle Magazine, her father was a broker, while her mother worked in the airline industry. This enabled her parents to afford Hiba's education at the French Lycée. 

At 18 years old, she left home to make a life for herself. In an interview, she said,

"I have always been a fighter. I left home without the support of my family. I had to do it because my environment would not allow me the freedom to grow. I decided to fight for myself."

She later pursued Arabic philology. In addition, she earned a degree in drama from the Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramático in Madrid, Spain.

Where is Achraf Hakimi mom from?
Hiba Abouk attends the Giambattista Valli Haute Couture Spring Summer 2023 show as part of Paris Fashion Week on January 2023 in Paris, France. Photo by Pascal Le Segretain.
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How many languages does Hiba Abouk speak? 

She speaks five languages, including Spanish, Arabic, English, French and Italian. In an interview with Vogue, she revealed that she taught Hakimi French after his PSG transfer.

How many children does Hiba Abouk have?

The former WAG shares two children with football player Hakimi. In February 2020, her first child, Amin, was born. Her second child Naim was born a day shy of his brother's birthday two years later.

Who was Hiba Abouk married to?

The Spanish film star was married to Paris Saint Getmain's midfielder, Achraf Hakimi. The two recently divorced following allegations of infidelity and assault.

Does Achraf Hakimi have kids?
Moroccan defender Achraf Hakimi (L) and his ex-wife Hiba Abouk (R) arrive for the screening of the film "The Innocent (L'Innocent)" during the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in May 2022 in Cannes, Southern France. Photo by Loic Venance/AFP.
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How did Hiba Abouk and Hakimi meet?

Following their first meeting at a photo shoot in Madrid in 2018, the couple dazzled their fans with their whirlwind romance. At the time, Hakimi played for Real Madrid.

In 2019, the couple went public after they appeared at a charity event in Madrid. Two months later, they announced their relationship on Instagram.

When did Hiba Abouk get married?

In 2020, the Spanish actress tied the knot with Morrocan defender Achraf Hakimi in a secret ceremony. Unfortunately, news of the end of Hiba Abouk's marriage has recently spread like wildfire. In March 2023, Abouk filed for divorce, ending their two-year marriage.

Is Hiba Abouk a Libyan?
Hiba Abouk is pictured outside Balmain in March 2018 in Paris, France. Photo by Christian Vierig.
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What really happened between Hakimi and his wife?

In March 2023, the French prosecution charged Achraf with sexual abuse. The incident is reported to have happened at his residence in  Boulogne, Paris, France, while his wife was away on vacation with the children.

Soon after, the Tunisian model released a statement expressing her shock over the allegations while announcing her separation from Hakimi. In part, her message read,

"The reality is that, some time ago, the father of my children and I decided to end our relationship. We decided to legally separate and stop living together long before the recent events, pending the divorce proceedings."

The dedicated mother also added,

"The experience of motherhood makes me very happy. My priority is my little family. My happiness comes from being with them and seeing them grow instead of leaving to film for six months."

In the statement, she acknowledged the strain the divorce proceedings have had on her health. She said,

"I go to the gym and the psychologist once a week. My mental health is critical."

Following news of Hiba Abouk's divorce, the controversy surrounding Achraf Hakimi's financial arrangements began spreading. Various publications reported that Abouk, who had demanded half of her husband's assets in the divorce, would receive none.

As it turns out, the right-back defender had transferred all his wealth to his mother, leaving nothing to his name. In addition, his mother, Said Mouth, receives 80% of his salary at Paris Saint Germain.

In response to the rumours, Hiba sought to clarify her financial state to the public. She said,

"I know what it is like to have nothing. I have zero attachment to material things."

What happened between Hiba Abouk and Sergio Ramos? 

Rumours about a secret relationship between Abouk and Ramos have been circulating for years. However, they have both vehemently denied the allegations.

Hiba Abouk's father
Abouk attended the Conde Nast Traveller 2019 awards photocall at the Italian Embassy in June 2019 in Madin, Spain. Photo by Gabriel Maseda/Nur Photo.
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What does Hakimi's ex-wife do?

She is an acclaimed actress. Her first appearance in El síndrome de Ulises in 2008 pushed her into starring roles.

Her fame skyrocketed when she played Guadalupe in the crime TV series, The Prince.  Here is a list of the films she has appeared in accounting to IMDb.

  • El Príncipe
  • Cheers
  • Caribbean 'All Inclusive'
  • Malek
  • Madres. Amor y vida
  • Con el culo al aire
  • Manos Libres
  • La isla de los nominados
  • Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle
  • J'ai tué mon mari
  • El corazón del océano
  • Viva la Vida
  • Lavapiés
  • Pasapalabra
  • El síndrome de Ulises
  • Bvlgari: Let It Bling
  • Proyecto tiempo
  • Residente: Guerra
  • Pegada a tu almohada
  • Attractions - Je t'aim3 - Trilogie de l'amour
  • Lavapiés
  • Scorched Earth

She also graces fashion magazines and red carpets as one of the most stylish European and Arabian icons. Her growing popularity is linked to the handsome income she receives from brand endorsements.

She has also been an active voice for refugees and migrants. Additionally, she works with several organisations, such as the Spanish Red Cross and the UNHCR, to highlight the plight of immigrants in Europe.

When did Achraf get married?
Hiba attended the Goya Cinema Awards 2018 at Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones in February 2019 in Seville, Spain. Photo by Juan Naharro Gimenez.
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What is Hiba Abouk's salary?

According to various sources, the Spanish actress' net worth is estimated between $7 million. She also receives an average monthly salary of $40,000.

Is Hiba Abouk on Instagram?

With numerous film and television appearances, Abouk's popularity has skyrocketed. She is active on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and TikTok. More so during the recent events surrounding her divorce. Here is a summary of the followers she has acquired on her social media accounts at the time of writing.


1.7 million followers


447.9 thousand followers


175.7 thousand followers


36.8 thousand followers

Despite the scandals surrounding her relationship with Achraf Hakimi, Hiba Abouk is an accomplished actress in her own right. She solely built a solid career distinguishing herself as a sought-after lead actress and fashion icon.

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Ciku Njuguna is a journalist with 3 year’s experience in content creation based in Kenya. She currently covers sports personnel as well as team biographies.