A few months ago, I was on a group where people were talking about how the culture of kneeling to ask for a woman’s hand in marriage was very new in Nigeria. The first thing that came to my mind was, “I wonder how my dad asked my mum to marry him?” I picked up […]
I have been putting out journo requests — open calls asking people who have experience or insight to share them for a story -— long before I started working at Zikoko. However, I have never seen a lack of response to a journo request as I did with the one I put out for this […]
Dating a Yoruba man is something most people do to build character. Some consider this extreme sport as a cry for help and a means of inflicting self-harm. From the Tundes to the Femis, Yoruba men will leave you wishing you chose a life of celibacy. Today, I spoke to a 25-year-old lady who has been in 6 awful relationships, dated only Yoruba men and considers them her Kryptonite.
1. When it’s been days since a Nigerian man last cheated. The withdrawal symptoms always hit hard. 2. When they see a woman that isn’t their wife. Literally any woman. 3. Married Nigerian men, a minute after meeting a new babe: Just like that? 4. The unofficial married Nigerian man motto: Must be obeyed at […]
Gather round, boys and girls. Class is in! Here’s how to spot married Nigerian men. Stay woke.
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