Ugandan businessman Ssaalongo Nsikonenne Habib Ssezzigu has set the internet ablaze after wedding seven wives on the same day.
The wedding ceremony was held at Bugereka village, in Mukono district on Sunday, September 10, 2023.
This was revealed in a Facebook post, blogger Caleb Canaan said the function started at about 8 am, when the brides were taken to local salons for styling before they were placed in waiting Super Custom vans with specialized plates bearing the names of each bride.
The names of the wives are Mariam, Madinah, Aisha, Zainabu, Fatuma, Rashida, and Musanyusa, who is said to his first wife and has been with him for seven years.
Two of the seven wives are also said to be biological sisters.
It was also reported that Nsikonnene bought brand new cars as presents for each of them, with each of them having their cars labelled with their own names.
In his speech at the reception, he commended his wives for being loyal to him, saying, “My wives harbour no jealousy amongst themselves. I introduced them separately and decided to wed them all at once to make one big happy family. I am still a young man and in the near future, God willing, I cannot say this is the end of it.”