- A bride's family who did not like the house of their child's lover opted to help them with another house
- The groom and his family who felt their ego was bruised refused the offer and the wedding was immediately called off
- Nigerians who reacted to the development found the whole story hilarious as some said it is an example of why men must work hard
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A young lady with the Facebook name Maryam Shetty has gone online to narrate how a wedding was called off.
Before sharing the story, the lady wrote that classism is rife in the northern part of the country and it is carried out by parents.
Our daughter cannot stay here
She revealed that before the wedding was cancelled, the bride’s parents felt that the groom’s house does not befit their child’s status.
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According to Maryam, the parents said that they would not want their daughter to go and suffer in such an environment.
Groom and family refused new house
To remedy the situation, the bride’s family offered to give them a new house; an offer the groom emphatically refused.
Maryam said that the said man is not poor as he is a very educated person with a good job.
Read the post below
As at the time of writing this report, the post has gathered over 400 comments with thousands of reactions after it was reshared by @instablog9ja.
YEN.com.gh compiled some of the reactions below:
"OMO in this Life, just make money so you wouldn't be downgraded. Orichirichi."
"I believe her o. Arewa people don’t play! But some of y’all think Owerri/igbo girls have the highest bride price and marriage requirements. Una never see chunchin."
"Wahala reach every sector for Nigeria."
"I'm speechless... The guy dodged a bullet jare."
"And those wealth are stolen government money."
Lady cried after heartbreak
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a video showing a Nigerian lady crying without stopping after her boyfriend broke up with her stirred massive reactions on social media.
ln the clip shared by Tunde Ednut, the lady out of frustration said she is ready to kill herself. She kept on crying despite her friend's attempt to console her.
The friend said that she is not going to die. It was such a sad sight to behold. The lady grieved bitterly as if she had just lost someone.
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