8000 Nigerian Women March to Protest Men Scarcity



The struggle to 'find a man' has just got real... 8,000 women yesterday Sept. 26 marched to the Zamfara Hisbah Commission,Nigeria seeking the state government’s assistance to enable them to get married..as reported by the Punch.The association had over 8,000 women, comprising 5,380 divorcees, 2,200 widows, 1,200 orphans and 80 others, whom he said, were looking for men to marry.  I really want to hear the state's opinion on this one...They were Led by the Chairperson of the Zamfara Widows Association, Hajiya Suwaiba Isa, and the patron, Alhaji Sa’idu Goshe, the women said they were not living a normal life and needed husbands to become whole.“Many of us cannot afford two meals in a day because there are no men to support us,” they said He said the women also needed assistance to purchase household items such as beds, mattresses and other basic necessities needed to move to their husbands’ houses. (Sounds to me like they are mixed up in prioritizing what they actually need, A RAISE!)
However the patron Goshe appealed to the commission to assist the association in screening suitors for the women. The screening would determine the suitors’ health status, source of livelihood and ability to maintain a family...

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