After Paying N20k for Asoebi, Nigerian Lady Displays Gifts She Received at Wedding, Video Surprises People

After Paying N20k for Asoebi, Nigerian Lady Displays Gifts She Received at Wedding, Video Surprises People

  • An elated Nigerian lady has shared a video showcasing the gifts she received at a wedding she attended
  • In the viral video, she was spotted unpacking the gifts one after the other and was shocked to see a brand-new phone
  • The happy lady noted that the wedding was the best she has ever attended

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A Nigerian lady could not hide her shock after unboxing the gifts she was given at a recent wedding she attended.

The souvenir contained different gifts including a mobile phone, mug, pegs, and many other fascinating items.

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Wedding guest shows off gifts she received Photo Credit: @gossipmillnaija
Source: Instagram

She was so surprised that the couple could come up with such an amazing souvenir package after paying 'just' N20,000 on asoebi.

According to her, it was the best wedding she has attended in her life because of the 'truckload' of gifts she came home with.

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She also recounted how she attended some other weddings where she spent N25,000 to N30,000 to buy asoebi but ended up not eating or drinking anything.

Her words;

"I don buy asoebi of 30k, 25k, I no eat, I no drinking anything. Just imagine, see gifts wey dem give oo, no be only this one, I shock.
"Omoh, this marriage choke. The best marriage so far, see gifts for asoebi of 20k. See gifts, see another one. For one person!
"The one wey shock me pass, see phone she give phone, God!! for 20k. Blessing I abeg una too much."

Social media reactions

@_mojisolami said;

"Have you been to Lagos Yoruba party before she? This souvenir small for where Yoruba party dey."

@_hiesabfinest wrote;

"Dem try as things cost reach."

@edoboymagic added;

"They even try give you fan and touch light because light no dey this country." commented;

"Make I no hear say like so them divorce I forget about gift now anyway congrats to them and anything wet go lead to divorce no go be their portion IJN."

@the_erinife_ reacted;

"They really tried their marriage go last in Jesus name."

@teenuola replied;

"Not the ones that you'll buy asoebi and they will share only bucket and detergent. People need to know that its wedding ceremony and not an avenue to cash out."

@temmy_hair said;

"Make dem redo the wedding, make I attend abeg."

Watch the video below:

Lady laments after spending N180k on asoebi

Meanwhile, previously reported that asoebi is a uniform dress traditionally worn in Nigeria and some West African cultures as an indicator of cooperation and solidarity during ceremonies and festive periods. It has become quite popular in Nigeria and the cost continues to rise as the years go by.

Well, not everyone is a big fan of the amount of money spent on asoebi. Identified as Jennifer on Twitter, an investment banker revealed that she spent a total of N180,000 for asoebi including the cost of the fabric which was N19,000, makeup and transportation to the event.

She went on to advise ladies not to get on the asoebi trend especially if they can turn it down.


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