It is now becoming a culture where young ladies now marry men with a huge age difference. While some might have married someone twice their age for the sake of love and real attraction, some do not seem like love at all, in fact, the union presents itself as some kind of arrangement especially when the groom is a billionaire.
Here is a list of celebrities and socialites who got married to very wealthy men who are old enough to be their father!
Regina Daniels and Ned Nwoko
On Sunday, May 26, 2019, Regina Daniels and Prince Ned Nwoko had their traditional wedding in Aniocha local government area, Delta State. 20-year-old Regina has been widely criticized by fans and Nigerians on her marriage to the 59-year-old billionaire, but that hasn’t stopped her from publicising their official portraits as husband and wife on social media while professing her undying love for him. The couple welcomed their first child back in June.
Fashion Icon Sade Okoya Razaq Okoya
Fashion Icon, Sade Okoya is married to Razak Okoya. A billionaire industrialist and the Aare of Lagos. He had his only formal education at Ansar-un-deen Primary School in Lagos. He is the owner and founder of Eleganza group of companies Razak Okoya has had a number of wives in the past. His current wife is Sade Okoya whom he claims is loyal and hardworking. His wife Sade has also been honored with several awards as a fashion icon and role model.
Aare is 35 years older than his wife. The two got married in 2000 when he was 59 years old and his wife Sade was just 21 years old and also an undergraduate of Sociology at the University of Lagos. The couple has been married for over 20 years and they have four beautiful kids together.
Ex-beauty Queen, Susan Hart, and Sunny Kuku
Ex-beauty queen and winner of the 1994 edition of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant, Susan Hart got married to Doctor Olorogun Sunny Kuku, the renowned medical director who co-owned the popular Eko Hospital, many years back. Susan who believes that age is not a barrier in their marriage said her husband’s humility and humbleness makes them best friends. They have been married for a couple of years now and are still enjoying it like yesterday. They have a son together.
Miss Osun and Rotimi Makinde
Former Miss Osun, Oyebanke Oyelami married a popular Nollywood actor and politician back in 2013. He is 30 years older than his wife Oyebanke who is just 23 years old at the time of their marriage. Rotimi Makinde was 53 years old while his wife Oyebanke Oyelami was 23 years
His wife is a model and the former Miss Osun State.
Back in 2015, Cape Verdean beauty, Lara Fortes married the former Governor of Edo State Adams Oshiomole. Adams Oshiomole was 40 years older than Lara when they got married. Adams Oshiomole tied the knot with his wife, Lara Fortes at Etsako Marriage Registry in the Auchi area of Edo State.
During the time of their marriage, Adams Oshiomole was 63 years old while Lara Fortes was 23 years old. During an interview with the media, Adams Oshiomole confessed that she married him because she loves him.
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