- May 10, 2020 was Mother's Day and many mothers celebrated and were celebrated by their love ones
- Legit.ng recently asked its readers to share reasons why they believe their mothers are heroes
- Many people gave interesting reasons emphasizing on the numerous sacrifices their mothers went through
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Millions of women across the world celebrated on May 10, 2020 which marked Mother's Day. Lots of beautiful messages and memories were shared across various social media platforms.
In all of the messages that were shared on social media celebrating mothers, one thing stood out and that is the fact that many mothers were hailed for their sacrifices and love they gave to their children.
Following this, Legit.ng asked its followers to share reasons why they believe their mothers are heroes.
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Many people responded, sharing interesting stories and reasons why their mothers are heroes.
A reader identified as Faithful Goodson shared a touching story of how her mother fainted after a 3-day fasting for him to be successful.
See his comment below:
Read more interesting and heartwarming reasons from other Legit.ng readers:
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Meanwhile, Nollywood movie star and philanthropist, Tonto Dikeh on May 10, 2020, celebrated herself and many others on Mother's Day. The mother of one took to her Instagram page to share photos with her son, Andre.
In her lengthy but powerful message, she described motherhood as a sacrifice that mothers never recover from. She urged women to learn to carry their bodies with confidence.
She also spoke about single mothers and all the things they go through in society and how often they are shamed. Dikeh who is a divorcee also spoke about women in bad marriages, urging them to prioritize their happiness.
In other news, Nigerians on social media had quite a lot to say about an exchange between a mother and her son's girlfriend who celebrated her on Mother's Day, on May 10, 2020.
The girlfriend had sent her a message, thanking her for raising her boyfriend. She also expressed how she would have loved to come spend the day with her and cook a special meal for her if not for the lockdown.
The woman, however, was not impressed by the message and wasted no time in reminding her that they were not bound by any law yet. She also questioned why she would want to spend the day with her when she had her own mom.
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