Six years after she relocated from London, Zainab Balogun, a TV presenter and an actress, has found her feet in the Nigeria entertainment industry and she is doing well for herself.
But as a young woman who has everything together, why isn’t she married or at least in a relationship? The society keeps asking.
Zainab shares why she is yet to be hooked to a man after many years of settling in Lagos.
I am not in a relationship, but when you find my future husband, tell him that I am here waiting for him. I don’t know what is wrong with Lagos boys and I think the men should hold a meeting and ask one another what the problem is.
Lagos is an interesting city when it comes to romance and I think we have our own unique language when it comes to love. However, since I got to Lagos about six years ago, I have not found anyone that has tickled my fancy. The few criteria I am looking for in a man are that he must be humorous, honest and transparent.
He does not have to be rich, but he has to be aspirational because I am a very driven person and I spend a lot of time working. I cannot date a lazy person, we have to match each other when it comes to working hard.
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