A woman in Tana River has left elders of the quiet town in shock after she allegedly disappeared with her daughter's dowry.The dowry, estimated to be worth around 170000 Kenya shillings, disappeared with the woman entrusted to safeguard it.Picture courtesy.The dowry, paid for her daughter in Garsen Constituency in Tana River County disappeared as soon as the in laws had brought it in.
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Elders from Tana River are very shocked and furious.These is after a woman escaped with a dowry worth 170k.The woman's names are Ann Maweni.According to the witnesses, Mrs Ann left her sister Veronica to serve the elders after the dowry negotiations.But after sometime she texted the sisters to disperse the elders.
Kenyans have taken to internet to praise a lady from Garsen, Tana River who ran away with dowry payment worth Ksh 170,000 made for her daughter.Ann Maweni is reportedly said to have consulted her elders to help negotiate bride price of her daughter when suitor's elders came knocking for traditional wedding.
A woman in Garsen, Tana River county, left elders and her in-laws in confusion after she reportedly 'disappeared' with Sh170,000 paid as dowry for her daughter.Ann Maweni who had sought the help of the Elders to help in handing over her daughter to the suitors made up her mind to vanish with the dowry halfway through the ceremony for fears that the elders would short change her.
Traditionally young ladies were married off after attaining a puberty stage in ceremonies that was witnessed by both parents of the couples and village elders.The elders were helpful in the negotiations and guiding the young marriage couples on the importance to leave together and maintain the respect that marriage desire.
A middle-aged woman has left elders and her inlaws confused after she disappeared with sh170 000 that was paid as his daughter's dowry.The woman who goes by the name of Ann Maweni had asked relatives to come and help in handing over her daughter for marriage, according to their traditions Maweni's sister, who was a witness in this ceremony said that her sister decided to disappear with the money due to fear of being shortchanged by the village elders.
Anne Maweni a woman in Tana River county shocked elders and in-laws at her daughter's dowery ceremony when she ran away with 170,000 which was paid as her daughter's bride price.She was called by her sister Veronica Meilu who was invited to the ceremony after she realized that she wasn't at the ceremony and her phone was off.