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Meet The Husband & Sons Of The Richest Woman In Nigeria, Folorunsho Alakija

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By Agnes Abubakir


Folorunsho Alakija is one of the richest women in Africa and one of wealthiest in the world. She is worth about $2.5 billion.


While she has a lot of money, she also depends on her thriving family for love and support.


Mrs. Folorunsho Alakija got married to Modupe Alakija in 1976. This marriage is an example of tremendous fortitude and affection. They have been together for over 40 years and are still going strong.


There are 4 adult sons in their family, 3 of them are already married. Having a successful business did not prevent this talented woman from building a strong family and showing love to her husband. Mrs. Folorunsho says that Modupe is more than just a husband to her, he is her friend, lover, and brother. She found her second half in him.

The two met each other at a party in Lagos. This was two weeks after she returned to Nigeria from England. The event was attended by Folorunsho's brother and his wife. The family, was sitting at one table. Then Modupe came up to her and asked why she was sitting with her brother when she is already a grown-up.


Alakija says she always finds time to greet her husband with a morning kiss, shows him respect and talks kindly to him. He is ready to help her in any situation whatever it costs. Folorunsho Alakija children are the second most important part of her life.


Folarin Alakija is the man that attracted media attention in 2018 when he celebrated his wedding with Iranian beauty Nazanin Jafarian. Folarin supports his mother in her business endeavours. He and his brothers work at Famfa Oil Limited.


Rotimi Alakija is also engaged in the family business. In DailyMail UK, he was mentioned as one of most significant investors in real estate sector. He’s happily married to Kike Fejemirokun and happens to be the CEO at Famfa Oil. He makes millions in terms of income.

Ladi Alakija He is the oldest of 4 brothers. He is also happily married to a lady from a wealthy family. His wedding, which took place in Eko Hotel, also made the news. The official wedding was held in London. Ladi is a shareholder in his mother's company Farma Oil.

Dele Alakija can be called the most modest and mysterious of the family. He is still a bachelor, perhaps, the Internet will explode with photos from his wedding very soon.