17 Year Old Boy Marries 16 Year Old Girl In Anambra State

A 17-year-old boy, Somto, and his 16-year-old fiancee, havetied the knot traditionally in Nnewi, Anambra state.According to Ananaedo online, Somto hails from Nwachukwufamily in Okofia Village in Otolo Nnewi. Somto, who is said tobe the last child of his parents, was said to have dropped outof school last month, insisting that he wants to get married.After mounting serious pressure on his family, the family finallydecided to accept his request, and also sponsored thetraditional marriage in which the public was invited.Somto is not the only son of his parent, since he has an elderbrother, who is said to be a graduate and is currently workingin a Hospital within Anambra State.After the traditional marriage, the parents of Somto opened aretail shop for the couple to manage and possibly take care ofthemselves.