Meghan Markle in Nigeria: arriving an hour late, she dares to make a very strange remark

Meghan Markle in Nigeria: arriving an hour late, she dares to make a very strange remark
Meghan Markle in Nigeria: arriving an hour late, she dares to make a very strange remark

After the launch of its new brand American Riviera Orchard, Meghan Markle resumes her obligations as duchess. This Friday, May 10, Prince Harry and his wife visited in Nigeria to visit the Chief of Defense Staff, the country’s top military official.

An official three-day stay which happens to be their first international tour since stepping back from their royal roles in 2020!

Meghan Markle uses the term “my country” to talk about Nigeria

Their trip started in Abuja and ended in Lagos this Sunday, May 12. This Saturday, May 11, Meghan Markle dropped off her bags in the Nigerian capital to co-host the event Woman in Leadership alongside the Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iwealathe first woman and first African to become director-general of the World Trade Organization.

And we can say that Prince Harry’s wife has not gone unnoticed. In addition to arriving with an hour’s return, the Duchess of Sussex spoke of Nigeria as his country”. A remark that surprised her fans given that the young woman lived a large part of her life in America.

Meghan Markle is 43% Nigerian

“I want to start by thanking you all so much for how kind you all have been in welcoming my husband and I in this country… my country. I’m just flattered, honored and inspired. It’s been a whirlwind 24 hours since we arrived. And I very quickly got the memo that I need to wear more color, so I can fit in with all of you and your amazing fashion”she declared in her speech.

Some time ago, in his podcast Archetypes, the star of Suits revealed that she discovered that she was Nigerian at 43% through a genealogical test. “It’s been really eye-opening to be able to learn more about my heritage and to be able to know that this is just the beginning of that discovery“, she confided.

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