Solange Knowles splits from 2nd husband after 5 years of marriage

Solange Knowles splits from 2nd husband after 5 years of marriage

- Afro soul singer, Solange Knowles, took to Instagram yesterday to confirm that she has split from her husband Alan Ferguson

- The two were married for five years

- Knowles said they separated earlier this year

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Thirty-three-year-old Knowles is Beyoncé Knowles's younger sister and has a fifteen-year-old son from her previous marriage.

This was Knowles's second marriage.

She first got married when she was seventeen and got divorced in 2007.

She and fifty-six-year-old music video director, Ferguson, got married in November 2014.

Although she has announced they are separated, it appears that are yet to finalise their divorce.

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The Cranes In The Sky hitmaker wrote an extremely introspective post to her followers, explaining how she came to the decision to separate from Ferguson.

In it, she seems to imply that being diagnosed with an autonomic nerve disorder in 2017 forced her to confront the fact that her and Ferguson were no longer happy.

She writes, "My body left me with no choice but to listen and be still."

Most fans were shocked by the news of the stylish couple's separation.

One fan speculated that it might be their huge age gap that led to their separation.

Whatever it was, Solange's nickname is Solo and that's exactly how she'll be rolling from now on.

In other stories, amid colourful costumes, masquerades on stilts, acrobats, puppets and other entertainers, the grand Kumasi Carnival came off on Saturday, November 2, 2019, in the Ashanti region.

The 2019 event was geared towards fostering unity between the Ghanaian community and the diaspora in this Year of Return 2019.

Having a panache of the Caribbean type of carnival, the Kumasi event also featured seminars, durbar of Chiefs and visit to notable tourist sites.

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