The parents of late Miss Chidebere Confidence Nwanma who was allegedly stabbed to death by her boyfriend have insisted that the killer of their daughter must marry her corpse in their home town in Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State before burying her.
The late lady’s parents, Mr and Mrs Nwanma who spoke with The Hope at their residence at Oke Aro during an interview said “in our place, it is mandatory as our tradition that the man must marry the corpse of our daughter in cold blood.
” He must perform the normal traditional right by taking the corpse to our village in Oru East in Imo state where the marriage would take place.
“It is mandatory that he pay’s everything times two the normal way because he brought our daughter dead for marriage. He would perform all the traditional rites before our family would let him go.
The parents of the late Miss Confidence Nwanma explained that, “this is because without this traditional rites, every young person from the family of the boy would never get to the age of our daughter, but must die a sudden death just like our daughter.
” This is not our making, it is the tradition of our ancestors even before we were born. Our people all over the world are waiting for the court Judgment. Any way it goes, the boy must perform that marital rites to our daughter’s corpse before anything.