3 Things You Didn’t Know About Gov. Oshiomole’s Bride – Read More


Since Edo state Governor, Adams Oshiomhole lost his first wife to the cold hands of cancer in December 2010, he has been living life as it comes.

3 Things You Didn't Know About Gov. Oshiomole's Bride

However, the internet went abuzz few hours ago when it was made known that the former labor leader cum politician was about getting married to a beautiful damsel.

The governor in   2013 while celebrating his fifth year as governor of Edo state, had pointed at reasons why he’s not considering re-marrying after the death of his wife, saying “Any woman who agrees to marry a man who is not rich, a man who alternates between police stations and cells and lives in a one or two bedroom apartment that is your real love”, told press Oshiomhole, “When my wife [Clara] said I love you, it was from her heart”.

Well, it turns out the 63-year-old governor has met his heartthrob who has overthrown his decision of not re-marrying.He is set to remarry on Friday, May 15, 2015, five years after the death of his first wife, Clara. Here are a few things you did not know about governor Oshiomhole’s beautiful new bride.

1. The name of the new bride is Lara Fortes, an Ethiopian who is in her 30s..

2. Miss Fortes is a former model and air hostess.

3. She was a friend to the governor first before marriage talks came into the picture. This is because she was once spotted with the governor at the 50th birthday party of Grace Ihonvbere, wife of Secretary to the Edo State Government, Julius Ihonvbere on March 21 in Abuja.

The wedding is billed to hold at 10am at the Etsako West Local Government Council Marriage Registry in the Auchi area of the state while the reception will take place at the governor’s country home in Iyamho.

Source: Naij