A 46-year-old American woman, Janine Sanchez Reimann, is in Nigeria to marry her lover, a 23-year-old Kano State indigene, Suleiman Isah.
Photos of the couple and their wedding invitation card have been circulating on social media.
The Wedding Fatiha is to be held on Sunday, December 13, in a Mosque in the Gasau Panshekara area of Kano State.
Suleiman shared his wedding invitation to Facebook, writing:
“I am wishing all Muslims a happy moment together with their invitation to my wedding.”
He has also changed his Facebook bio to indicate his relationship status with Janine. His Facebook posts are mostly photos of Janine, with captions expressing his love for her.
Janine is a chef based in Lindon, California.
She reportedly met her younger Nigerian lover on Instagram.
Media users reacting to the news wrote: