n Journal for Juridical Science - Non-recognition? : Lobolo as a requirement for a valid customary marriage : chronicle

Volume 27, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0258-252X



Extracted from text ... JG Horn, Department of Private Law, Vista University (Bloemfontein). AM Janse van Rensburg, Faculty of Law, Rand Afrikaans University. Kronieke / Chronicles Non-recognition?: Lobolo as a requirement for a valid customary marriage* 1. Introduction In traditional African societies marriage is one of the factors taken into account when determining the rights, duties and obligations of an individual in society, in other words to determine the status of the individual in that particular societal grouping.1 It is common cause that there is a perceived inequity between men and women in African society. This becomes apparent when taking into account the ..

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