A video trending on social media captures the shocking moment a groom slapped his bride in the presence of their guests on their wedding day.
In the viral clip, the couple were taking their wedding vows before the officiating minister when the groom leaned in to kiss his bride.
She however hesitated and refused to lift her head up to receive his kiss. Impulsively, the groom slapped the bride in the presence of the pastor and their wedding guests.
The video has since stirred massive controversy online as netizens express outrage at the groom for assaulting his bride at their wedding.
However, some claimed the officiating minister told the groom to slap his bride to test her endurance level.
See how some reacted below,
@vivianfelix wrote, “Even if it’s joke, play, skit, cruise… i will save our faces and patiently wait for the wedding to finish, oga i dey go my papa house😢”
@miriam.jacob wrote, “Na there and then I go divorce, but I’m sure she has seen the red flag before now🤷♀️🤷♀️🤷♀️ some of them love it though like this.”
@xojeme wrote, “Very soon she’d come and start showing us videos of her blue and black eyes on Instagram. All the signs dey show now but na till you don almost die before you go gree comot. Hope they don’t bring kids into this nonsense, if she wants to suffer let her suffer alone”
Another IG user wrote, “Na the pastor say make him slap else why they all laughed afterwards”
Watch the video below,