Wafah Dufour is the niece of Osama bin Laden. She was born in Los Angeles, California, is an American singer-songwriter, socialite and model. Her father, Yeslam bin Ladin (half brother of Osama bin Laden), is Saudi Arabian and her mother, Carmen bin Ladin, is of Swiss father and Iranian mother from a noble family.She is one of over 300 nieces and nephews of Osama bin Laden. She has Swiss nationality by her mother and United States nationality by birth.
Wafah Dufour spent the early part of her life in Los Angeles, then Jeddah, Saudi Arabia but later moved to Geneva, Switzerland with her parents and two little sisters Nadjia and Noor. In 1988, her parents separated and finally divorced only in January 2006. Her father and his family have reportedly not spoken to either her or her two younger sisters since she was 15 years old. She changed her last name to her mother’s maiden name, Dufour (wikipedia).