Nigerian filmmaker, poet and novelist, Onyeka Nwelue has condemned the act of eating merrily at funerals.
According to the Author, anybody who eats and drinks at funerals does not have a conscience.
Nwelue stated this in a post on his Facebook page on Thursday, November 25, 2021.
He wrote; ‘‘BLUES & HILLS: Nobody that eats and dinks at a funeral has conscience”
See his post:
However, some social media users opined that they have no reason to feel guilty for doing the aforementioned at funeral ceremonies.
iamaremoalatise said in reaction; Funeral rice is the bestest tho
ceemplybecca; Person wey Dey cry Dey see road
_amahcah; Ụmụada just left the WhatsApp group
sweetest_mori; No mind them to think that people ate amala and goat meat when my Dad died
wale.ng; They will even fight over meat