Nigerian oil tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija who at the moment is one of the richest black women in the world said that her wealth does not stop her from fulfilling her marital obligations.
How amazing! One can bet so many women would be shocked on hearing the recent revelation by Africa’s richest woman, Folorunsho Alkija. Her interview portrays how humble she still is towards her husband in spite her riches and numerous achievements.
The Nigerian oil tycoon, who at the moment is one of the richest black women in the world said that she still fulfills her marital obligations despite her fame. According to her, she still washes her husband’s under wears, cooks for him, does his manicure and pedicure.
Think that’s interesting? She didn’t stop there. The business mogul still adores and respects her husband to the extent that although they work in the same office, she said she makes sure she kisses her husband twice in a day. The 65 year old said she always goes to the airport to pick him when he’s returning from a trip.
According to Folorunsho, her husband had to stop her from washing his undies six years ago before she eventually stopped.
About Folorunsho Alakija
Folorunsho is the Vice Charman of Famfa Oil, a Nigerian oil exploration company, with prime partners such as Chevron, and Petrobas. As of 2015, Forbes listed her as the second most powerful woman in Africa after Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the 87th most powerful woman in the world and in 2016, the fourth Richest person in Nigeria.
Folorunsho Alakija, who is a mother of four, was born into a wealthy, polygamous Nigerian family. She started out her professional career in the mid 70s as a secretary in a bank in Nigeria. In the early 80’s, she quit her job and went on to study Fashion design in England.
She returned to Nigeria shortly afterwards to start a fashion label ‘Supreme Stitches’, which catered exclusively to renowned personalities These included Maryam Babangida, the wife of Nigeria’s former military President Ibrahim Babangida. With her links to the high class, she acquired an oil prospecting license, which was when her career shot to the greatest of heights.
This fantastic revelation by the oil tycoon will sure create a topic for discussion among the public.