40-year-old Alek Wek under pressure to marry
South Sudanese model, Alek Wek might have made it in life but high-end cars, posh houses and all that lavish life but that doesn’t mean a thing if you are not married with kids.
A close family member to the 40-year-old Wek has disclosed to HIJ that Alek’s family is worried that Alek is ageing with no kids. Alek’s mother has repeatedly ask Alek to find a man or she will bring her one. The sensational model with a striking figure once dated the popular Italian real estate developer, Riccardo Sala in 2003.
Five years ago in 2012, on an interview with Sowetan Alek revealed that her family was giving a lot of pressure to her to get married.
She also told the sources that her mother told her how lovely it would be to see her settle down and have kids, for which Alek replied: “I am too busy for that for now!”
She further added:
“My family have been asking me … when am I going to have a family? And coming from a big family, my mother asks me about it all the time. So, I am working on that.”