Nigerian comedian Baba De Baba has caused a debate online over his recent violence against domestic violence. The rather controversial comedian shared a post where he stated that men cannot respect women they buy with dowry.
He revealed stated this following the case of a lady who suffered assault in the hands of fiance two days after their engagement Chidi Uzoma, popularly known as Baba De Baba has got some tongues wagging on social media over his most recent statement against domestic violence. In a post shared on his Instagram page, Baba De Baba, advised women to be submissive to their husbands as paying a dowry is a form of payment and in reality, men own the women they ‘buy’. He insinuated that failure of a woman to be submissive to her husband after he must have gone through hell and high water to gather money to pay her dowry will result to a frustrated man that might just end up hitting his wife.
Baba De also suggested that it is difficult for men to respect women they have purchased. He added that he will not accept any dowry for his daughter as he wants her future husband to know that they are equal and must mutually respect each other.
Baba De Baba shared his rather controversial statement on Instagram following a trendy story of a man who allegedly beat up his bride-to-be two days after their engagement.