74 year old Minister takes an 18 year old as new wife
A 74-yr-old minister of agriculture reportedly takes an 18 yr-old new wife 74-year-old Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Mohammed Sabo Nanono, has reportedly married an 18-year-old secondary school leaver, identified simply as Rakiya.
Daily Nigerian reports that the minister tied the knot with the young woman at a secret wedding which held on Saturday, April 3, in Jere Town, Kaduna State. It was gathered that only three representatives of the minister attended the ceremony and that the young bride has already settled in the minister’s Tamandu Close residence in Kano.
A source who spoke on the condition of anonymity said Nanono’s family had kicked against the wedding but the minister insisted on marrying the girl despite the over 50 years age gap.
“The minister only assigned three people and warned them against disclosing the details of the marriage to people. The minister is madly in love. He appeared unstoppable,” the source said.