SPOTTED: Self-acclaimed ‘wife’ of stabbed-to-death Bilyamin Bello is Shehu Shagari’s granddaughter


Amina Bala Shagari, “first wife” of Bilyamin Bello, who was stabbed to death by his second wife Maryam Sanda, is a granddaughter of Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s first democratically-elected President.

On June 25, Amina, who earlier said she was “married” to Bilyamin, used her grandfather’s picture as her profile photo on Facebook, and when her friends showered the nonagenarian with prayers, she was quite appreciative.

A friend even commented: “Amiable grandpa of snazzy Amina Bala Shagari”, to which she replied “Yess. chichi love xx“.

Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari GCFR was born on February 25, 1925. He was as the first and only President of the second Republic, assuming power in 1979 after the handover of power by General Olusegun Obasanjo’s military government. He won reelection in 1983 but he was in office only a few months before he was overthrown in December in a military coup by General Muhammadu Buhari.

Shagari also served seven times in a ministerial or cabinet post as a federal minister and federal commissioner from 1958 to 1975.


Meanwhile, Mohammed Bello Shagari, another grandchild of his, has lambasted those saying that Bilyamin got what he deserves for allegedly cheating on his wife.

He wrote: Only a stupid person can stand to defend Maryam who have stabbed her husband thrice to death. And only a foolish person would think that the world would believe it was a fight. And only a heartless person would say he deserved death for whatever reason.

In case you do not even know, she reportedly stabbed him near a prayer mat which he often used to perform sallah. So she either killed him while he was praying or when he finished or about to start. Because she can’t overpower him.

For those who are also trying to say that it was a drug influence. Even the worse enemy of Bilya knows it is a bad argument to be brought forth. Because Bilya does not smoke even cigarette which some of our fathers and mothers smoke decently.

Yes, he smokes shisha like most of your children, brothers and sisters. And shisha is not toxic. Perhaps,  it is something else. The husband killer too is not known for drugs. She’s simply a spoiled brat who thought she can get away with anything including murder. She reportedly was saying that he deserved what he got.

And finally, beware, anybody defending the actions of that dark soul woman is capable of doing the same.

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