Folarin Alakija, son of African billionaire, Folorunsho Alakija, is set to give marriage another shot, a few years after the death of his first wife, Chena, who died of cancer.
Spy Glass gathered that he will be getting married to an Iranian beauty, Naganin, daughter of Tehran, an Iran-based businessman, Khosro, on November 19, at Grand Ballroom of Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The wedding, which is coming about four months after the celebrated 65th birthday of his mother, is set to be gathering momentum, as top dignitaries across the world are said to have reserved the date in their diaries.
Anyone who knows the oil and gas top player can testify that she does not do her things in half measures. Perhaps, this explains the frenzy and buzz currently in social circles, as the respected Lagos socialite plans the wedding of her son. It was gathered that colourful invitation cards are already in circulation among family members, close friends of the couple, celebrities, business tycoons, politicians and high net-worth individuals.
It was also gathered that the wedding party will be replicated at the bride’s parents’ base in Iran.