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So Sad! April 20 marriage originally set to hold this weekend has been canceled.

In what could be described as a heartbreaking story, a Nigerian man has come out to share the news of the cancellation of his wedding ceremony after his bride to be had a change of mind. 
The groom-to-be identified as Marshall Bernard, shared the sad news with members of the online community in a long and detailed post in which he narrated how his fiancé bailed on him. According to Bernard, he was supposed to send a reminder to everyone that was invited to the ceremony which was set to hold on Saturday, April 20. However, in a twist of event, the wedding was cancelled by his partner on the basis of irreconcilable differences. He added that he made several efforts to get his bride to have a change of mind but his pleas fell on deaf ears. This according to him, made him cry like a baby, and for the sake of the holy spirit he would have done the unthinkable.
On Monday, April 15, I was supposed to do a bulk SMS reminding everyone about my wedding this Saturday, April 20. But on Sunday, Apri…

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DOWRY PRICE FOR ISLAMIC MARRIAGE IN #NAIRA

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An Islamic cleric, Dr AbdulHameed Shuaib Agaka, says the current value of dowry to be paid in lslamic marriage is N13, 438. An Islamic cleric, Dr AbdulHameed Shuaib Agaka, says the current value of dowry to be paid in lslamic marriage is N13, 438. He, however, added that it was permissible for wealthy husbands to pay amounts higher than the official acceptable fee.
Speaking in his weekly Islamic radio programme in Ilorin, Dr. Agaka, a former Scholar with School for Arabic Studies and Bayero University Kano, said the marriage would become invalid and illegal without the dowry being paid He said: “The dowry in Islam is paid by the man to his wife-to-be as an honour and respect given to her to show his sincerity and commitment to the marriage which also signifies sense of responsibility and obligation.” The former don added prospective husbands could use cows, parcels of land, gold and other valuables as payment of dowry for their intended wives. He advised Muslims to always abide with t…

RELIGION CHAOS! NIGERIAN COURT DISSOLVES 9-YEAR OLD MARRIAGE

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Ado-Ekiti – An Ado-Ekiti Customary Court has dissolved a nine-year-old marriage between Ayodele Olaoye and his wife, Oluwatoyin, over religious difference.


Ado-Ekiti – An Ado-Ekiti Customary Court has dissolved a nine-year-old marriage between Ayodele Olaoye and his wife, Oluwatoyin, over religious difference.


The President of the court, Mrs Olayinka Akomolede, who said he had observed that the marriage had broken down irretrievably, consequently dissolved the marriage. Akomolede awarded the custody of the children to the wife, ordering the husband to make monthly payments of N5,000 on each of the children as their feeding allowance. She added that the husband shall be responsible for the education of the children. Meanwhile, the president ordered the respondent to refrain from abusing, cursing and intimidating the petitioner, who was granted access to see his children. Earlier, Olaoye said: ”I am an adherent of the Grail Message, but my wife has refused to join me after much persuasion…

CHILD MARRIAGE AND THE MINIMUM LEGAL FRAMEWORK AROUND MARRIAGE

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WHAT'S THE CHILD MARRIAGE RATE? HOW BIG OF AN ISSUE IS CHILD MARRIAGE? 44% of girls in Nigeria are married before their 18th birthday and 18% are married before the age of 15. According to UNICEF, Nigeria has the third highest absolute number of child brides in the world – 3,538,000 – and the 11th highest prevalence rate of child marriage globally. Child marriage is most common in the North West and North East of Nigeria, where 68% and 57% of women aged 20-49 were married before their 18th birthday. Child marriage is particularly common among Nigeria’s poorest, rural households and the Hausa ethnic group. A 2017 World Bank study estimates that child marriage costs Nigeria USD7.6 billion in lost earnings and productivity every year. ARE THERE COUNTRY-SPECIFIC DRIVERS OF CHILD MARRIAGE IN THIS COUNTRY? Child marriage is driven by gender inequality and the belief that girls are somehow inferior to boys. In Nigeria, child marriage is also driven by: Level of education: 73% of Nigerian…

VALENTINE SPECIAL.....TIPS TO SPICE UP YOUR MARRIAGE

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Especially around Valentine’s Day, it’s easy to find advice about sustaining a successful marriage, with suggestions for “date nights” and romantic dinners for two.
But as we spend more and more of our lives outside marriage, it’s equally important to cultivate the skills of successful singlehood. And doing that doesn’t benefit just people who never marry. It can also make for more satisfying marriages. In many ways, that’s good news for marriages and married people. Contrary to some claims, marrying at an older age generally lowers the risk of divorce. It also gives people time to acquire educational and financial assets, as well as develop a broad range of skills — from cooking to household repairs to financial management — that will stand them in good stead for the rest of their lives, including when a partner is unavailable. What’s more, single people generally have wider social networks than married couples, who tend to withdraw into their coupledom. On average, u…

Local Government Registry Vs Ministry Of Interior

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