Nigerian Lady Speaks as Family Organises Meeting, Vows to Disown Her If She Doesn’t Marry in 2024

Nigerian Lady Speaks as Family Organises Meeting, Vows to Disown Her If She Doesn’t Marry in 2024

  • A Nigerian lady shared her frustration on social media after her family held a meeting, warning her that she would be disowned if she didn't marry by the end of the year
  • The post revealed that her family had gathered to address her single status, as they believed she should have already found a husband
  • The consensus among the family members was that she must marry this year to avoid being cut off from the family

A Nigerian woman took to social media to express her distress after her family organised a meeting and threatened to disown her if she did not bring home a husband by the end of the year.

She shared a post on her TikTok page, featuring her face alongside a caption detailing her predicament.

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Nigerian lady laments after family meeting informing her to get married
Nigerian lady speaks after family meeting on her marital status. Photo credit: @mayo_3246
Source: TikTok

The caption read: "Family meeting is over. Everyone has agreed that I must marry this year or they will disown me completely."

The post indicated that a family meeting had been convened to discuss her marital status, given that she was of marriageable age but had not yet brought home a husband.

Family members who attended the meeting concluded that she must find a husband this year or face being disowned.

Shortly after she posted, concerned individuals flooded the comments section with their thoughts and advice, as shown by @mayo_3246.

Watch the video below: compiled some of the reactions below:

Great creature:

“Me and my mom last night she is after my life.”


“Same pressure here bby girl. but we go overcome it together. let’s put our trust God.”

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“Com let’s marry ‘ please am also facing same problem.”

Dee Ukeme:

“You go marry me? single life don tire me ooo.”


“Title of the music.. old that I can’t remember the song title again, I just know I used to sing it back then.”


“Making a list of all the males that signified interest here to send to your family so they can pick one… The wedding must happen these year ooooo.”


“Where interview form, make I start from there.”


“Still in the same boat my pastors are telling me to go and marry.”


“Bride price don dey hungry dem, dey don 4get say marriage is not a game u can rush into, it need alot patient 2 choose wisely wat dey owe u is congrat.”


“Av already warned them not to worry me again or else I’ll block them one by one, I don’t care, Its over to God.”

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Amtos cozy:

“Send me your bride price list no time, court or church choose one, let me know our honeymoon vacation madiv or Texas? i will be waiting for your reply.”

Nigerian man invited to family meeting

Meanwhile, earlier reported that a Nigerian man found himself at the center of a social media storm after receiving an unexpected invitation to a family gathering.

During this gathering, elders issued a rather unusual ultimatum: he must either impregnate or marry a woman within a tight three-month deadline.

The man’s video, captioned by @tennie_xoxo reads: “Dem invite me to family meeting,” captured the tense exchange among family members.

In another development, also reported that a gentleman paid a visit to his girlfriend’s home to formally express his intention of marrying her.

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