The 10 Most Expensive Cultures/tribes In Nigeria To Marry From

18 Nov

10. The Annang People of Akwa
Ibom state
The Annang people are found in
Akwa Ibom state and they are the
second largest ethnic group in Akwa
Ibom state. Any groom who intends
taking a bride from the Annang
people must be ready to meet and
fulfill the traditional marriage rites
which is indeed expensive because of
the loads of stuff and fees that the
groom is expected buy and pay for.
9. The Ogoja People of Cross
Rivers state
The Ogoja people are found in Ogoja
Local Government Area of Cross
Rivers State. The major communities
in Ogoja are Ekpogrinya,, Nwang,
Esham, Nnang, Egbong, Ewinimba and
Banasara. Marrying an Ogoja lady is
expensive because of all that is
required for the groom to fulfill
before the bride can be handed over
to him.
8. The Ibibio People of Akwa Ibom
The Ibibio people are found in Akwa
Ibom state and they are known to be
hardworking people especially when
it comes to the Agricultural sector.
The requirements from any man who
wants to take an Ibibio woman is a
wife can be said to be expensive
because of the numerous
components that makes up the list.
7. The Efik People of Cross Rivers
The Efik people have a rich culture
and marriage is not left out. A groom
is expected to organize a carnival like
event for the traditional marriage
especially if he is getting married to
the daughter of an influential person
in the town.
6. The Ngwo People of Enugu State
I know many people has been
expecting to see the igbo people.
Well, the Ngwo culture requires that
any man that wants to marry their
daughter must be willing to prove
that he can take care of their
daughter by first meeting their
requirements which often is
expensive and at least train one of
bride’s sister or brother.
5. The Ikwere People of Rivers State
The Ikwere people are found in
Rivers State and they are generally
considered to be Igbo people
because of the similarities in both
their language and culture of the
Igbo people. Taking a bride here is in
excess of one million naira, hence it
is amongst the most expensive
cultures to marry from in Nigeria.
4. The Mbano People of Imo State
Well, Nollywood beloved Chinedu
Ikedieze married from this town.
Mbano is a community that is located
in the Southeastern part of Nigeria
and they are part of the Igbo people
of Nigeria. The groom must fulfill all
that is listed in the marriage list, and
in some cases, if the groom is
wealthy, he might even be required
to build a house for the bride’s
parents as part of the marriage
3. The Mbaise People of Imo State
Just mentioning this town to most
people in Nigeria, it send a lot of
“chills” i must tell you but am not
gonna discuss that today. The Mbaise
people are found in Imo state in
Nigeria and they occupy three local
government areas in Imo State
(Aboh Mbaise, Ahiazu Mbaise and
Ezinihitte Mbaise).
The Mbaise people are known for
their quest for higher education,
hence the large numbers of
graduates and professionals amongst
them. The Mbaise culture is amongst
the most expensive cultures to
marry from in Nigeria because of the
numerous components that make up
their traditional marriage list. As a
matter of fact, the more educated
the bride is, the more expensive the
marriage list becomes.
2. The Ngwa People of Abia State
The Ngwa people are found in Abia
state of Nigeria and they constitute
the largest and most populous sub –
ethnicity or clan in the whole of the
south – eastern part of Nigeria. The
culture of the Ngwa people is said to
be amongst the most expensive
cultures to marry from in Nigeria
because of the many things the
groom is expected to do for the
bride’s family and for the entire
community where the bride hails
1. The Nkpa People of Abia State
The Nkpa people are the most
expensive according to the
information available to us. The Nkpa
people of Abia state are found in
Bende local government of Abia
state. Marrying an Nkpa lady is truly
expensive especially if you are not
from Nkpa.
The list for the traditional marriage
rite is designed in such a way that it
is cheaper for and Nkpa man that is
getting married to an Nkpa lady; but
if a man who is not from Nkpa is
seeking for the hand of an Nkpa lady,
he must be ready to organize a
marriage ceremony that
accommodates the entire
community, and also must buy gifts
not only for the parents of the bride,
but also for all the kinsmen (Umu
nna) and their daughters (Umu Ada).

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