It’s no more news that what the older persons in the society enjoy or crave after is actually enticing to the younger ones including having boyfriends and girlfriends,similarly 17-year-old boy, Somto and his 16-year-old girlfriend, have engaged in Teenage Marriage traditionally as it is the customs of Nnewi.
Ananaedoonline reports that Somto, the groom is a native of Nwachukwu family in Okofia Village in Otolo Nnewi and a last child of his parents.
He was said to have dropped out of school last month, insisting that he wants to get married.
Somto finally got his request granted after putting serious pressure on his parents, and also was supported in the traditional marriage in which the public was invited.
Reports has it that Somto is not the only son of his parent, since he has an elder brother, who is said to be a graduate and is currently working in a Hospital within Anambra State.
However, his parents have reportedly opened a retail shop after the traditional marriage for the couple to manage and possibly take care of themselves.