Ned Nwoko, billionaire husband of Nollywood actress Regina Daniels, has defined why he has a couple of spouse and prefers to marry younger ladies.
In an interview with BBC Igbo, the billionaire politician defined the economical motive behind his alternative of polygamy.
In response to him, the common northerner has at the least two wives, which he argued helps the society by stopping the ladies from being promiscuous.
In response to him: “The common Northerner marrying two, three, 4 ladies, they’re serving to the society as a result of it’s the financial downturn that has affected so many ladies who you see doing prostitution and all that.
“However the fallacy of all of it is that Christianity doesn’t permit that within the South and but, the common Southern man has 10 girlfriends.”
He additionally mentioned the polygamist nature of northerners has helped to extend their inhabitants and made them the bulk.
Nwoko additionally complained about how enlightenment has inspired monogamy though it isn’t our tradition.
He mentioned: “I like my tradition as I do know it, not as they’re making an attempt to dilute it. Igbo tradition is fantastic and ought to be promoted the best way it has at all times been.
“However even taking a look at that, take a look at your inhabitants in Nigeria and what I’ll name financial system of marriage, as an Igbo man with one spouse, 4 kids, a Northerner has 4 wives with 5 kids every, within the subsequent 10 years, 20 years, think about the inhabitants of the Northerners.”