Ace Nigerian comedian, Funny bone real name Stanley Chibunna has revealed in a recent Instagram interview that he is disappointed in the mindset of numerous Igbo women.
Speaking via an Instagram live video, Funny bone added that they are usually brought up with this mindset.
He opined that the average Igbo girl has the mindset that she is beautiful; and also someone, someday would come for her hands in marriage.
Here is what he said during the session.
“From childhood, she’s been taught that all she need do is grow up, you are a fine girl, a rich man will come and marry you. That is the average Igbo girl mentality. I am Igbo, you know, am saying this with no apology to anybody here who is Igbo. Am being honest, the average Nigerian Igbo girl, average, the mindset is am a fine girl.”
Watch the video below.
His comments immediately instigated controversy During the live session. Several commenters, especially the Igbo women disagreed with his point of view.
Also, the comedian admonished women to be more career-oriented; as well as focus on achieving success rather than settling as housewives.
A couple of months ago, Funny bone who was born in Kaduna State took to Instagram pay tribute to his mum who passed away in October 2019.
I am pained but I leave it all to you, Lord.
You Alone know best and I can’t question you.
In every situation we give praise.
I will miss you forever Nnem ???,” he wrote.