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Nigerian Man Marries American Twice His Age and Joins US Army After Whirlwind Romance


A 24-year-old Nigerian man, Suleiman Isah Isah, has become a source of inspiration for many after defying tradition and marrying an American woman, Janine Sanchez Reimann, twice his age. The couple’s love story is a whirlwind romance that started on Instagram and ended with Suleiman becoming a proud member of the United States Army.

A Whirlwind Romance on Instagram

Suleiman first saw Janine on Instagram and fancied her so much before he decided to slide into her DMs. Initially, the American lady was cold to him as she assumed he was a scammer. But Suleiman caught her attention by commenting on a scammer’s profile, saying, “get a job and quit scamming innocent people.” Janine recalls, “So I thought he sounded like a nice guy.”

The couple started talking, and soon enough, they fell for each other. They got engaged in February 2020, just before the COVID-19 lockdowns, and married in December of the same year in Kano State, Nigeria. At that time, Suleiman had just turned 23, and Janine was 46.

Defying Tradition

Suleiman’s decision to marry an American woman twice his age defied traditional norms, but the couple’s love knows no boundaries. After the wedding, Suleiman moved to the United States to live with his wife.

Becoming a Proud Member of the US Army

Suleiman’s American dream did not end with his marriage. He recently became a proud member of the United States Army, and he shared a photo of himself in his uniform, captioning it, “Alhamdullillah-Forever grateful.”

Janine’s Perspective

Janine’s perspective on their relationship is inspiring. She shared her feelings about their relationship, saying, “Our relationship has taught me to be open-minded and to love without judging others. I am happy, and I am proud of my husband.”

The Power of Love and the Internet

Suleiman’s story is a testament to the power of love and the internet’s ability to bring people from different backgrounds and cultures together. It highlights the importance of embracing love and overcoming cultural differences. Suleiman’s story is an inspiration to many, and it shows that love knows no boundaries and defies traditional norms.