Dating customs in zimbabwe
As one uncle put it to me [I’m Congolese], “If you married a Nigerian, how would you cope if he wanted to retire in Nigeria? Could we really say that relationships would be easier if we were with someone of the same origin?
If you’re going to marry a foreigner, marry a white man.” These were the words that fell from my friend’s mother’s mouth when her daughter told her she was dating a Nigerian man because she was tired of Congolese men. ”, said my friend in response, defiantly challenging her mother, to my dismay (anybody knows better than to challenge an African mother! White people “White people don’t have much culture; it’s easy to adapt either way. Was it really for our own good to find our life partners within our own culture?
You can also apply for a visa online before travel.
Make sure you travel with the correct documentation otherwise you risk arrest and deportation.
Food shortages and civil unrest have characterized life in Zimbabwe, formerly Rhodesia, since independence from the UK in 1980, obscuring many facets of daily life.
The population is 82 percent Shona and 14 percent Ndebele.
Smaller ethnic groups include Tonga, Shangaan and Venda. The eastern two-thirds of Zimbabwe, called Mashonaland, is home to most of the Shona.
Chances are, you’ve already made an assumption about the nature of this post. This is not a post telling you to date an African man over an African-American man. It is about giving our motherland brothers a chance.
For some, the idea of dating an African man conjures up a lot of myths and fears like the image of the over-controlling man.