Nigerian activist Aisha Yesufu has taken to her social media page to advise women who are her age but are single on how to get married. Aisha took to her page on the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, to share her piece of advice.
The outspoken woman said that these women should go out and find a man they can call their own. She told these mature single women to ask the man’s hand in marriage. Aisha is known to be outspoken about her marriage and how she met her husband. Her story once generated conversations across different social media platforms but it never stops her from speaking her truth
Taking to Twitter, Aisha shared her sentiments about women her age who are waiting on a man to ask their hand in marriage. Noting her disappointment, Aisha urged the women to go out and find a man, ask his hand in marriage, buy his groom things and give him a cute car. The activist also told the women to ask him to memorise a passage in the Quran as her dowry.
Aisha said that it doesn’t matter how the world chose to see it. She urged women to make enough money so that they can go for any man they like.
She also noted that people are allowed to marry for whatever reasons they deemed fit.
It is allowed to marry for money. The man marries money and the woman marries a younger man to take care of her needs. Win/win for everyone!
— Aisha Yesufu (@AishaYesufu) April 12, 2020