I am engaged to a Nigerian man I want to marry him there and I want to know if my marriage will be valid in the USA
Michigan will recognize a lawful and valid marriage that is performed in Nigeria.
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Foreign marriages, including those that take place in Nigeria, will be valid in the U.S. so long as the marriage is considered valid in the country in which it took place. In your case, this would be Nigeria, so long as the marriage was recognized as being valid in Nigeria, it would be valid here, as well.
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