South African women married to Nigerians, yesterday, threatened to stage mass protest in Johannesburg to stop discrimination against them, their husbands and children.
Mrs Lindelwa Uche, the chairperson of the United Nigerian Wives in South Africa, UNWISA, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria during the launch of the association, Sunday, in Johannesburg.
”Our society does not take our marriages serious, they see our marriages as relations of convenience and perceive us as evil to the society. We are South Africans married to Nigerians living in South Africa, we have decided to come together to fight against stigmatisation, discrimination, and humiliation, against our families by government departments and agency and the officials of the government, the community and our-in-laws”.
“We protested against discrimination from home affairs officials in March this year, and since after that protest we have not received any response from the government…
View original post 579 more words