Ghanaian Men Explain Why They Opt Not To Date Single Mothers After Joselyn Dumas Complains

Ghanaian Men Explain Why They Opt Not To Date Single Mothers After Joselyn Dumas Complains

  • Joselyn Dumas recently opened up about most Ghanaian men not wanting to date or marry single mothers, expressing concern about the matter
  • She shared the struggles of these women on her Keeping It Real show, and some Ghanaian men explained why they opt not to date single mothers
  • Reacting to Joselyn Dumas' complaint, some of the men said they did not want to date single mothers because a lot of them still had ties to their baby daddies

Renowned Ghanaian actress and TV host Joselyn Dumas recently brought to light a pressing issue in Ghanaian society, which is the reluctance of men to date or marry single mothers. She made the revelation on her talk show, Keeping It Real.

Ghanaian men explain to Joselyn Dumas why they won't date single mothers
Ghanaian media personality Joselyn Dumas. Photo Source: joselyn_dumas
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Dumas expressed her concern about the matter, highlighting the struggles that single mothers face in the dating scene. She empathised with these women and acknowledged the challenges they encounter with the mentality most Ghanaian men have concerning dating single mothers.

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The issue has sparked a conversation among Ghanaian men on social media, some of whom have come forward to explain their reasons for opting not to date single mothers. A common reason cited by them was the potential ongoing connection between the single mothers and their children’s fathers. This situation, they believe, could lead to complications in a new relationship.

Ghanaian men explain why they won't date single mothers gathered some reactions from social media users.

gauchomns said:

Cuz born one will always have mutual connections with the baby daddy, Which is very bad

kwametoaker commented:

Go and look for other men with kids. Yall born ones & twos want single guys with no kids. Make who can take care of who or pikin ??

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cepdee wrote:

We dont marry a born one woman because, ur baby daddy go still chop u

Joselyn Dumas in white outfit

In another story, Joselyn Dumas recently modelled in a stunning white dress that most women can wear to formal events.

Joselyn rocked perfect designer shoes to add a bit of colour and style to her look for the photoshoot.

Some social media users commented on Joselyn Dumas' beautiful white dress and hairstyle.


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