Barr Dr Mrs Jennifer Jemila and Atiku Abubakar
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, is married to a beautiful Igbo lady, Jennifer Iwenjora, who was until their marriage, a reporter with the popular Nigeria Television Authority (NTA).
According to a new DailyTimes report, Jenny as she is fondly called, who is a legal practitioner in private practice in the federal capital territory, Abuja, is said to be making underground moves for her hubby to actualized his presidential dream come next year.
Former Nigerian Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar was spotted at Buhari’s inauguration ceremony in the company of his beautiful wife, Jennifer Jamilah Abubakar.
Her marriage to Atiku, to some came as a shock, being an Igbo woman. But to another set of people, her choice was a fulfillment of who she is – bold, intelligent, fierce and a go getter.
Jenny is from the South-East but loves to be referred to as a Nigerian, with no tribe attached.
Atiku Abubakar married Amina Titi Atiku Abubakar at the young age of 25 secretly in December 1971, at the Ikoyi registry in Lagos, because her family was initially opposed to the union.
In January 1979 he married Ladi Atiku Abubakar. He married his third wife, Princess Rukaiyatu Atiku Abubakar, daughter of the late Lamido of Adamawa in 1983. He married Fatima Atiku Abubakar his fourth wife in 1986. He later divorced Ladi, allowing him to marry, as his fourth wife, Jennifer Iwenjora, who then became Jamila Atiku-Abubakar.
The former vice president, Atiku Abubakar have totally married up to four wives, and has 26 children.
The first wife, Amina Titi Atiku Abubakar who he married at the young age of 25, gave birth to four children, Fatima, Adamu, Halima and Aminu.
The second wife, Hajia Ladi has six children, Abba, Atiku, Zainab, Ummi, Mariam and Rukayatu.
The third wife, Princess Rukaiyatu (current Lamido Adamawa’s 13th child) had seven children, Aisha, Hadiza, Aliyu, Asmau, Mustafa, Laila and Abdulsalaam.
The fourth wife, Hajia Fatima has six children, Amina, Mohammed and two sets of twins, Ahmed and Shehu and Aisha and Zainab.
He later divorced Ladi, allowing him to marry his fourth wife, Jennifer Iwenjora, who then became Jamila Atiku-Abubakar. She has three children, Abdulmalik, Zahra and Faisal.