A young Nigerian lady with the Facebook name Maryam Shetty has gone online to narrate how a wedding was called off.
Before going sharing the story, the lady wrote that classism is rife in the northern part of the country and it is carried out by parents.
Our daughter cannot stay here
She revealed that before the wedding was cancelled, the bride’s parents felt that the groom’s house does not befit their child’s status.
According to Maryam, the parents said that they would not want their daughter to go and suffer in such an environment.
Groom and family refused new house
To remedy the situation, the bride’s family offered to give them a new house; an offer the groom emphatically refused.
Maryam said that the said man is not poor as he is a very educated person with a good job.
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As at the time of writing this report, the post has gathered over 400 comments with thousands of reactions after it was reshared by @instablog9ja.