5 INTERESTING THINGS ABOUT AFRICAN WEDDINGS

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Wedding is one of the most important ceremonies in African Culture.  It is a communal bound between two people, usually male and female.  No doubt, many people see wedding ceremony as a thing of joy, a place to merry, to eat and drink but it goes beyond that.

Today, traditional African weddings are dying and are also becoming more like western weddings. This article will tell you few interesting facts you need to know about the riches and importance of African weddings.

Brides in Africa are believed to have a very important role to play in marriages and because of this they are treated with maximum respect, thinking she is the link between the ancestors and the unborn.  They give birth to  powerful sons which will bring out the name of the family in their restricted society.
Women are mothers of civilization which earns them a high status in society…

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