Lady who married at 20 sheds tears as her hair gets shaved after becoming a widow at 21

A Nigerian lady, Irene Chinechere, has shared a heartbreaking story about how she got married and became a mother as well as a widow within a year.

She revealed that she tied the knot with her hubby at the age of 20 and gave birth to their only child when she clocked 21.

Sadly her husband passed away after welcoming their child, making her a widow while she was still 21 years old.

Irene shared a touching video on social media which captured the moment she wore her mourning dress and had a her hair shaved as is the tradition in some part of the south-east of Nigeria whenever someone loses their husband.

The young woman wore a sad face in the video-reel as she was given a bald head by an elderly woman.

See the clip below:

icing_shgar; Some traditions ought to be discontinued by now

blessingswealth; Na why God see say him go go soon that’s why he gave you his child… Sorry dear…

moyotheshawty; So why are they shaving her head 😂😂

dibaskin; Why must they shave the whole hair

niellabellastudio; I thought they’d stopped all these things??? Na wa o 😢

christabelceo; Why this ??? What culture is this

miss_social20; Which kind ugly tradition be this …oh God

prevaileremenalo; Nawa o. You start life early o.

orukpecourage; Women .. endeavor to know your husband-to-be tradition..double check his family too.. if he’s a very strong traditional man … If he’s not a Christian..run with your life..nor let money or love blind you.

In other news, popular Nollywood actress, Bimbo Ademoye is reportedly in a relationship with video jockey and musician, VJ Adams.

This was reported by popular Instagram blogger, Gistlovers, who revealed that they have already started making arrangements towards legalising their union.

According to the blog, Ademoye and Adams, born Adams Ibrahim Adebola, have visited each other’s parents to carry out introductory rites and they are expected to tie the knot soon.

The post reads; ‘‘Hello tueh tueh , Everybody come out oooo, Rolake finally find love again oooo, she is off the market💃💃💃years after her break up with iyanya, wey she Tattooed iyanya on her body and iyanya messed up, she moved on and find love for another courier boss in Lekki but that still didn’t work out , as it is now, Vj Adams lon shey aye ibe for now(it’s vjadams that’s occupying the space for now) and they are so serious about it.

Them don even do small something with their families codedly, congratulations are in order, hopefully wedding bell go ring soon, gbagam gbagam, Igi Ewedu oni wo pawa ooooo, I come in peace.”