- Nigerians on social media have come out to condemn the idea of having open marriages in order to reduce cheating
- In a recent poll by Legit.ng, over 80% of internet users kicked against the idea
- According to them, open marriages are not only demonic, but also against the culture of Africans
The news of Will and Jada Smith allegedly having an open marriage recently sparked a debate on social media about whether open marriages help reduce cheating.
Jada was dragged and mocked online after singer August Alsina claimed he was involved in an affair with her for years. Many Nigerians on social media condemned her for the act while some defended her, saying having an open marriage is better than cheating.
Well, following these mixed reactions on the internet, Legit.ng decided to carry out a poll to see where people really stood on the matter.
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People were asked to vote for or against the idea of letting their spouses date other people in order to reduce cheating and secrecy.
It came as no surprise that many people (over 80%) voted against this idea, stating that it was demonic and against their culture.
While some people believe that having an open marriage would only worsen cheating, others believe that marriage is an institution ordained by God and thus should not be tainted with such a preposterous idea.
Below are some comments:
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Meanwhile, Will Smith's wife Jada Pinkett has denied ever being in an intimate relationship with August Alsina. According to TMZ, Jada denied the claims made by August describing the allegations as "a total lie".
The actress' representatives were also quick to denounce August's claims saying it was "absolutely not true!". In his reveal, August said he spoke to Will Smith regarding the affair and even received the star's blessing.
Will also denied ever giving singer August Alsina permission to have an affair with his wife - as the saga between the trio continues to unravel.
representatives are believed to have branded the reports 'wrong' to mean they are both false and offensive.
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