Our times have been portrayed as enlightened, scientific, technological, secular, non-religious, post-Christian and post-traditional. Each of these issues, when more fully expounded, conveys some useful insight into the nature of the modern world and its digression from our valuable traditions.Marriage is a classic example of this tradition. In these recent days, it is evident that, […]
There has been fluctuation than sustained increase in the interest in fathering during the past century (Atkinson, et al, 1993).
Two major types of marriage exist in Nigeria: monogamy, a marriage of one man to one woman, and polygyny, a marriage of one man to two or more wives.
Men have the most children when their partners are 15 years younger than themselves, reveals new research. Scientists have found famous old fathers such as Michael Douglas and Rod Stewart who have started families with much less mature women are doing what comes naturally.
Inu nwunye (marriage) states Dr. Basden, “has a foremost place in Igbo social economy. It looms upon the horizon of every maid and youth as an indispensable function to be fulfilled with as little delay as possible after reaching the age of puberty”.