- After hours of waiting in traffic, a Nigerian bride took an unconventional means of transport on her special day
- The lady in white dress resorted to hopping on an okada alone as she made to arrive at the wedding venue in time
- Mixed reactions have trailed the incident as many found it hilarious while others thought it would have been avoided if the bride had got a hotel room close to the wedding venue
Lagos traffic forced a Nigerian bride into a surprising decision on the choice of transport on her wedding day.
An emerging video showed a bride in Ajah area of Lagos hopping on an okada to get to her wedding venue.
According to @gossipmilltv who shared the video on Instagram, the bride waited in a car for over 2 hours hoping that traffic would ease.
After seeing no change in the situation of things on the busy road, she got down from the private car, held up the lower part of her white dress in both hands and crossed to the other side of the road to get a bike.
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Despite stares from road users, the bride remained resolute and helped herself onto the bike, leaving the car she was in behind.
Watch the video below:
Mixed reactions trail the video
"Lagos traffic na your mate ....I'm sure if God blows trumpet some Christians in lagos no go fit make rapture cos of traffic."
"I can’t even imagine how her husband would be feeling if he was already waiting at the churchthoughts of abi she no wan marry again go don dey set in."
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"Can never be me...it’s my day!!! Everybody should wait..share cold malt for them let them wait for bride abeg..you wan spoil my gown and makeup?"
"This is too bad. What is Sanwolu doing about this road. This is a pity. I remember when I wanted to go to Abuja and I live at Abeokuta. So as not to miss my flight, bearing in mind the hold up at Sango,,, Abule Egba,, Iyana Ipaja,,, I left as early as 3am to catch a flight that will leave by 10am."
Bride and groom take okada to get to wedding venue quickly
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported the hilarious moment a bride and groom took an okada in order to get to their wedding venue in time.
@instablog9ja claimed that the event happened in Abuja. As the couple came down from the bike to cross the road, some people who found it funny were laughing and making comments.
What made the scene more hilarious is that the woman was already in her white gown. To move freely and faster, she had to pack the lower part of the wedding dress in her hand.
The man, on the other hand, held the woman’s bag and bouquet for her. Despite people's comments, they remained determined to get to their destination.