Bride Price Should Be Canceled Says Chimamanda Adichie
Nigerian author, speaker, and feminist, Chimamanda Adichie is not a fan of bride price and wants it to be canceled during traditional weddings.
Adichie said this while hanging out with her fans in Lagos, on September 22, 2018.
According to her, her father did not receive any bride price during her wedding, he just collected 10 kobo to show that he had agreed to the marriage.
She also revealed she is not a fan of bride price because it ruins things.
“I am not a fan of bride price. I think we should get rid of the whole idea of money in marriage, it ruins things. We are not selling anybody”. Chimamanda said.
Chimamanda Adichie also explained that it’s wrong to use feminism as an excuse to insult a man.
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