THIS IS SERIOUS: Senator Yerima In The News Again; Divorces 17-Yr-Old To Marry 15-Yr-Old!

Three years after marrying a 14 year old Egyptian girl named Marian, former Zamfara state governor and serving senator of the federal republic of Nigeria, Sen. Ahmed Yerima, has divorced her to marry a younger girl, reports provide.

According to the information available, Sen. Yerima and four men, said to be members of the Zamfara State House of Assembly were in Egypt a few weeks ago for the wedding of Fathia  a new bride. It has been learnt that the girl is 15 years old.

Mr. Yerima has one child from Marian, who is 17 now. The reason he divorced her is to enable him take a new wife as he’s not allowed more than 4 wives.

The Senator is alleged to have married and divorced a few women in the last few years but has never changed his first three wives, only the fourth ones.

It would be recalled tha Sen. Ahmed Yerima this year was strongly against the deletion of the section of the 1999 constitution which pegged the official marriage age in Nigeria as 18 year, saying it was anti-Islam.

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