Folorunsho Alakija’s son, Folarin got married to his Iranian sweetheart six years after losing his first wife.
Folorunsho Alakija is the Nigerian woman that for a while took over from American media queen Oprah Winfrey as the richest woman of African descent in the world in 2014, with her net worth presently put at about $1.75b according to Forbes.
Her son, Folarin Alakija wedded his Iranian lover, Naganin Khosro at the Grand Ballroom of Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on Saturday, November 19, 2016.
This is coming six years after he lost his first wife, Chena – with whom he had a daughter – to cancer.
President Buhari’s beautiful wife, Aisha, Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote, deputy governor of Lagos State Oluranti Adebule, and wife of the senate president Oluwatoyin Saraki were among the notable faces that graced the ceremony.
Also in attendance were wife of the speaker of the House of Representatives Gimbiya Yakubu Dogara and first ladies from several states in the country who came out to congratulate Folorunsho and her lawyer husband, Modupe Alakija.