Ex Speaker, Dimeji Bankole Takes Another Wife After Failed Marriage

Monday JANUARY 18,2021

By Newslounge

Former Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Dimeji Bankole tied knot with the daughter of Kebbi State governor , Atiku Bagudu, and chairman APC Governor’s forum in Abuja on Friday.

Dimeji’s mother and bride

Bankole and his first wife divorced about four years ago after what was described as irreconcilable differences.

The former speaker and wife, Aisha joined in matrimony at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This was followed by a traditional engagement to welcome the new bride into the Bankole’s family on Saturday.


Many dignitaries attended the wedding with former Speaker Yakubu Dogara as the chairman of the occasion

A group photograph of couple with family and friends. Photos: Emirallty Africa

It was learnt that the celebration ended on Sunday with dinner for family and few friends at Dimeji’s Apo residence.

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