Inge followed him but claims her life was a nightmare. Ali got married to another woman and Inge says he completely cut her off financially. In the legal docs -- obtained by TMZ -- Inge says she and her 16-year-old son are living on 4 a month in public assistance. There's an obvious dilemma -- California courts are going to have a problem getting jurisdiction over the president of an African country. He married a much younger woman, Sylvia Valentin, and it looks like polygamy may be an issue.
He met a woman named Inge in 1991 and married her 3 years later. But then Ali's dad died and he became President of Gabon, which required him to move back to his homeland. Inge, who says she's living on welfare, filed for divorce.
It is very difficult to undo such a curse.” “What can you do?
“Many things are not working out in this country and I am just one of those women who are already bitter and they will do anything to get justice in return”.
Nangayi Guyson is a freelance journalist based in Uganda.
Under colonialism, they became part of some independence struggles.
And in the last half-century, they have been typically been targeted at government authorities.