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Should I Get Married for Money?

“I can’t eat rice in my father’s house and settle for garri in my husband’s house” - unknown

Weird Wedding Facts: Marrying Animals To Exorcise Ghosts, India.

Practiced in: some regions of India

Introducing the Latest ‘Naija’ Brides – Ronke Rihanna, Ope Oprah, Binta Beyonce and Kemi Kim Kardashian

LOL. All done up by uber talented graphic artist – Hakeem Alaiya. We LOVE!

Nigerian Woman Breaks off Engagement over a Small Engagement Ring

This is an age old question, does the size of engagement ring you get really make a difference? Apparently to some people it really does.

Epic Wedding Photobomb

It doesn't get any more unconventional than this. The newlyweds were happily photobombed by thousands of naked cyclists in Philadelphia who were participating in the annual "Philly Naked Bike Ride" (only in America).

PDA (Public Display of Affection or Not)

Falling in love is fantastic and when this does happen we want to showcase it to the world. However, extreme PDA is generally uncouth. While you feel your adorable public display of affection is totally harmless, other people are likely to feel uncomfortable. Some of the elements for tolerance may include age, social norms, and customs in your society. If you're not sure whether your PDA may evoke the wrong reaction, you should probably hold off until you are in a more private atmosphere.

Weird Wedding Facts: Massai, Kenya.

Wedding rituals and traditions vary greatly between cultures, religions, countries, and social classes. Most wedding ceremonies involve an exchange of marriage vows by the couple, presentation of a gift (ring, flowers etc.), and a public proclamation of marriage by an authority figure. Many cultures have adopted the traditional Western custom of the white wedding (associated with the wedding of Queen Victoria),in which a bride wears a white wedding dress and veil. In many cultures, preparing for a wedding involves booking a venue, getting the wedding dress and inviting the guests.

8 Funny Reactions to Nigerian Man’s Proposal to Girlfriend in a Swimming Pool

Earlier this month a creative Nigerian man declared his intentions to his girlfriend in a hotel swimming pool.

Though mostly positive there were many funny reactions to this very different proposal.

"..for those who cant swim, do not replicate this idea. u might just end up drowning and eventually, dying.."
- piagetskinner (Nairaland)

 

"..The guy is wise. He knows the make-up would have been washed off and he'll see who he's really proposing to.."
- Luvdbyursister (Nairaland)

The Gay Marriage Debate

Except you have been under a rock you know the gay marriage was legalised in all fifty (50) states of the USA last month. This ruling is a historic victory to the gay rights movement in the USA.

Not everyone is smiling though, countless businesses and individuals have refused to provide services for same sex weddings and have come under a great deal of fire for it.

In a particular case, bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same sex couple were ordered to pay $135,000 in emotional damages to the couple they denied service.

Single Mom Refuses To Let Cancer Get In The Way Of Her Dream Wedding

Seven years ago, Netis Negron -- a single mother of three living near Phoenix, Arizona -- was diagnosed with breast cancer.