VIDEO: "It’s Our Culture" -Ghanaians Explain Why Lady Interrupted Viral Couple’s Dance

Date: 28-05-2024 5:03 pm (3 weeks ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
- at 28-05-2024 05:03 PM (3 weeks ago)

A video clip capturing a wedding ceremony in Ghana has ignited a storm on social media platforms, with viewers expressing varied reactions to a surprising interruption during the couple’s dance.

In the video, which went viral on Monday, a woman is seen boldly stepping onto the dance floor, diverting the groom’s attention away from his bride.

Despite attempts from the groom to dance with his partner, the woman persists in monopolizing his attention.

The bride, appearing calm, danced and smiled alone, as the lady had “taken possession” of the groom.

However, amid the online debate and speculation, locals from the region have stepped forward to shed light on the situation, revealing that this interruption is not an act of disrespect but rather a longstanding tradition in their culture.

The groom, Salman, who goes by #Salmaanfaris1 on X, explained that this was not a scene of marital discord but a playful tradition known as “Da’chahili.”

“It’s our culture … she’s my wife from my family.. before I marry another woman, I need to pay her …,” he wrote.

An X User, who tweets as KDagbon, said, “It’s actually a tradition in a tribe in Ghana. The dancing woman is his relative. He has to pay her to be able to get to his bride. She made a lot of money. The whole thing was just cultural drama & they were enjoying themselves.”

Posted: at 28-05-2024 05:03 PM (3 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 28-05-2024 05:11 PM (3 weeks ago)
while fake news, the stupid people of Nigeria have already twisted the move  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 28-05-2024 05:11 PM (3 weeks ago) | Grande Master
- Baye77 at 28-05-2024 06:36 PM (3 weeks ago)
I know she's definitely got to be his relative...
Posted: at 28-05-2024 06:36 PM (3 weeks ago) | Hero
- nikiniki at 28-05-2024 10:44 PM (3 weeks ago)
Nigerians can cry more than the bereaved.....they will also tell an untrue story.
Posted: at 28-05-2024 10:44 PM (3 weeks ago) | Gistmaniac