|Oshiomhole slipping the ring on his wife Lara Fortez's finger on their wedding day.|
Oshiomhole says his wife Lara Fortez is from Cape Verde in West Africa.
"I have seen a lot of publications, some saying that she is Philippine, Dutch and several others, but she is from Cape Verde. And that is part of West Africa. And I hope that will rest the debate of where she is from,” he said regarding her
"She is very humble, she appreciates the nature of my job and life that it is one that one comes back home late. Sometimes 3: 00 a.m., she understands my weaknesses, she is more or less the mother of the house, the one that has accepted to be the mother of my children. I am happy that all my children are at home with her and accept her as their mother even though she is not old enough to be their mother. She has accepted to fill that gap,” he told PM news
So there you have it folks,straight from the horses mouth,Oshiomhole says his wife is from Cape Verde.