“TELL MY FUTURE HUSBAND, I AM WAITING FOR HIM” – ZAINAB BALOGUN
She co starred with other top actors in the award winning movie “The wedding party”.
Zainab recently revealed that since she came to Nigeria , she has not found a man that interests her .
She said that she was shocked at Lagos men and advised them to hold a meeting to talk about whatever was wrong with them . Balogun also passed a message across to her future husband, saying , “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 .”
She explained that it took her about two years to adapt to the Lagos lifestyle, but was now proud to call herself a Lagosian .
The actress added , “I am a very aspirational and self- driven person , who is deeply rooted in family . I did not run away from home , I was born and raised in London , but I took the risk of moving back to Nigeria . I came back to Nigeria because I wanted to take on a new challenge . I have been in London all my life and felt that it was time to continue my career in Nigeria .
According to her, her parents did not want her to come to Nigeria , but it felt like the right time to come to Nigeria.It took her about three years to adjust to the lifestyle, traffic situation and driving herself in Lagos.