BBC Discusses Osu Caste Discrimination After Romeo And Juliet Couple Commit Suicide

Romeo and Juliet tragedy came to life recently after an Igbo couple killed themselves because they were prevented from getting married. Reason was the ancient Osu Caste discrimination.

In the BBC article, a victim of Osu Caste discrimination laments that people who come to borrow money from victims of Osu Caste discrimination prevent their children from marrying them.

The BBC discusses this and also Nneji, an organisation that helps victims of Osu Caste discrimination find marriage partners.

The article also spotlights some champions of the struggle against Osu Caste discrimination.

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