In an African world where the onus usually lies on male folks to make the first moves on their prospective lovers, some ladies have taken the bull by the horn in that same regard.
These darling ladies after identifying their preferred male heartthrobs, slid into their DMs striking conversations that lead to friendship and is then capped with a marital bliss.
Legit.ng spotlights 3 beautiful, elegant and courageous Nigerian ladies who have travelled these unpopular paths and recorded lovely successes.
1. Annabella Joseph
Annabella Joseph, a delectable Nigerian lady, recently celebrated tying the knot to her crush, a man she had met on social media platform Facebook.
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Quite excitedly, she revealed that she had slid into the man's DM first after spotting a post he made on Facebook.
Their relationship was said to have blossomed within the shortest of time and this startled her, consequently informing Annabella's decision to turn down his marriage proposal at first.
2. Jennifer Esin
Like Annabella, another Nigerian lady Jennifer Esin tied the knot with a man she met on Facebook.
However, Jennifer's own involved extra effort on her part as the man kept ignoring her private messages until he gave in one day.
In celebrating her triumph on social media, the lady advised people to never give up on what they want and not to take no for an answer.
For Chidinma, hers happened on another social media platform - Instagram.
Their conversation started out with the lady felicitating with the man on his birthday after which they continued chatting.
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Along the line, they exchanged contacts on the platform and eventually got married.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported how a 26-year-old Nigerian man married a 54-year-old Oyinbo woman he met on social media.
Reacting to backlash from social media about the 28 years gap between them, the young husband explained that he doesn't notice it neither does his wife act like the older person but accords him maximum respect.
The young husband identified as Sean revealed that the white lady has everything he wants in a woman. He added that they'd have their own offspring when God permits it.
The Owerri-based footballer who also runs a POS business said, unlike Nigerian ladies who would shout one down when there is a misunderstanding, his wife talks to him calmly.