Couple Commits Suicide For Tribe Preventing Their Marriage
The shocking news recently includes one about a couple who decide to call quits on their lives after being denied the chance to be joined together in marriage simply because of their tribal differnces
Tribalism indeed has much harm to many Africans . And now it has sure caused another tragedy even though one would consider it an indirect cause.
The couple was said to have been dating for 6 years but were prevented from marrying by their family because of their tribal differences.
In a suicide note left behind after the couple allegedly poisoned themselves, they blamed their tribes for their death.Reports indicate that they both hail from Anambra State in Nigeria but belong to different tribes. Against tradition, they fell in love with each other.
Although they knew the custom, they disregarded it and dated for 6 years until they were ready to marry.All plans and preparations had been made according to the couple and they has planned their future but their families objected.
They were told the marriage won’t be permitted on tribal grounds. They fought all they can but they were resisted by their families.
They resort to death in hopes to bond together in another realm and committed suicide leaving a message for their families .
Read their note below
And the turnover:
This is a tragedy indeed and we all wish they rest in perfect peace….