Spraying is a popular Nigerian custom in which guests pin money on the bride and groom during the reception. A couple can receive thousands of dollars in cash.
“It’s like a blessing. You’re starting off on a good foot. It symbolizes good fortune and that your marriage won’t suffer any financial hardships,” explains Dolapo.
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