Shaving of the groom

Shaving of the groom

The groom is dressed by his koumbaro and witnessed by family and friends. He is also shaved by the koumbaro which is known as the ‘last shave”. The koumbaro then proceeds to putting the grooms shirt,...

Brides Shoes

Before the bride puts on her shoes she lists all her single friend’s names under her shoe. At the end of the night she takes it off and the name which still appears on the shoe is the girl who will be...

Red scarf

Many people are not aware what the red scarf we tie around the bride and groom before they set off to church symbolises. Well for the woman it signifies her virginity and for the man his fertility. It is...