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‘Customary marriage not compulsory’ – Head of Marriage at Regristrar General’s

Written by | September 10, 2019 | 0
The traditional marriage, more often than not is significant for honoring one’s parents The head of Marriage Division of the Registrar General’s Department, Mr Oladele Kwaku Aribike, says would-be couples can marry under the ordinance without necessarily going through customary marriage. According to him, customary marriage is not compulsory, adding that, “you can contract customary marriage without ordinance and ordinance marriage without customary marriage.” He told The Mirror in an interview that although it is significant for a would-be couple to honour their parents and seek their blessings before marriage, in the event where parents are being “unreasonable”; a couple can skip the customary marriage and marry under ordinance. Mr Aribike, who is also the author of

Please Do Not Marry Her If She Shows These Signs

Written by | August 12, 2018 | 0
A woman could be beautiful, funny, a pleasure to be around, and even be active in their church but still not be good marriage material. She could also be wonderful in the context of dating and still be sorely lacking when it comes to the “game time” issues of marriage. Over the years I have seen the following major character weaknesses in women become significant hurdles for marital intimacy and satisfaction and even taken down some marriages. Each one of these is significant enough that if the woman you are dating displays several or even one or two to a deep degree, she may not be emotionally or spiritually ready for marriage – regardless of how much fun it is to date her. If she is not humble Humility is sadly under-rated. The Christian classics call it “queen of the

Should A Husband Hide His Finances From His Wife?

Written by | July 22, 2018 | 0
  In the spirit of #Davido and Chef Chioma’s #assurance, we decided to talk about disclosure of finances in Marriage. On Ariyike weekly, Nigerian Media Personality, Ariyike Akinbobola @LadyAriyike and Talent Manager, Tolu Oduntan @otunba411 talk about disclosure of finances in marriage. Today, it’s all about the Men, on another episode, we will discuss about the Women. Why do some Men hide their finances from their wives? Should a married couple disclose their finances to each other?


Written by | May 1, 2017 | 0

Ekua Asanteba Of Viasat 1 TV Marries Long Time Boyfriend

Written by | November 14, 2016 | 0
It is every woman’s dream to one day be crowned Queen of her Prince-charming’s world.In this light, award winning broadcaster Ekua Asanteba of Viasat 1 TV’s dream of being crowned Queen manifested as she got married to her long time boyfriend Dr.Cornelius Normeshie. Oh Yes,Ekua Asanteba has married Dr.Corlinius Normashie and is now Mrs Ekua Asateba Normashie. The much publicised wedding ceremony took place at the Lizzy’s sports complex on Saturday 12, November,2016 . The resplendent wedding ceremony was graced by well known faces such as Louis Bobbie Osei of Viasat 1,ace actor Roger Quartey,Manager of Peace Fm Father Dickson,Kojo Dickson and many more . Ekua Asanteba who anchors Viasat 1 TV’s 7pm news is currently the best TV Female Newscaster of the Year in Ghana after

Should A Single Ghanaian Christian Use An Online Dating To Find A Spouse?

Written by | November 14, 2016 | 0
The Holy Bible does not make any direct or indirect reference to dating services. In actual fact, the Bible does not indicate the process Christians should use in searching for potential soul partners, or whichever method Christians should “date” or court”. The reason being that, during the biblical times online dating or social discovery platforms for singles (such as ) did not exist in the same form as it is presently. During the biblical era, families assisted young men and women meet and become engaged and sometimes chose their children’s friends for them. We can take look at the story of Isaac and Rebekah and how God brought them together ( Genesis 24 ). It was sovereignty planned and controlled by God. Today, most single Ghanaians are left on their own to locate a