Beautiful Igbo Traditional Wedding at BICS Garden in Lekki, Nigeria

Beautiful Igbo Traditional Wedding at BICS Garden in Lekki, Nigeria

An Igbo traditional marriage ceremony starts way in advance of the actual wedding. The first step is the marriage request and official proposal by the groom and his family. Once the bride’s family convenes and consents, the two fathers “symbolically” discuss a bride-price and agree to the “terms” of marriage. On the wedding day itself, the groom is placed in the crowd and told to await his bride.…

The Igbo Traditional Marriage Ceremony: Stages and Custom (Grooms’ Guide)

The Igbo Traditional Marriage Ceremony: Stages and Custom (Grooms’ Guide)

If you’re a man who is planning to marry an igbo woman, this post will get you familiar with the ibo engagement ceremony stages and process and the customary marriage rites a groom is required to complete – it’s not as overwhelming as people say it is. In this post, you will get an overview of the igbo engagement and traditional marriage ceremony process, as well as…