Funmilayo Ademoye, a Nigerian woman, stated that some white people were taken aback when they saw her backing her baby. Referring to it as the act of wearing a baby, they asked her to teach them, promising to also go get their fabrics.
Nigerians who responded to the video stated that they, too, were contacted by foreigners while performing the same act.
Funmilayo Ademoye, a Nigerian woman living in the United Kingdom, has described how the way she carried her kid impressed five oyinbo people.
In a Facebook post, she stated that after she backed her baby, five oyinbo dads stated that they would bring their materials the following day so she could educate them.
Numerous individuals responded to her story.
They referred to her actions as "nursing babies."
They dubbed it "babywearing."
Funmilayo explained that carrying newborns on one's back is considerably superior to using a baby carrier, claiming that the latter has caused her neck pain.
Numerous individuals have since responded to her message. There were more persons who shared similar stories about how they performed the same feat, and foreigners were also taken aback by the act.
As of the time of this report's publication, her post has garnered tens of comments and more than 100 likes. Legit.ng has collated a selection of the responses below:
Sylvia Chijioke Eguzoro stated the following:
Bolanle A Emiabata stated the following:
"Until my son was three, I used to do this with him; it was the only way I could have calm."
Matthew stated: Omolabake Bode
"Some oyinbos have a photograph of me supporting Mumila on travels to Dubai and America. Consider people hauling out their cameras as though they had witnessed the world's ninth wonder."
Malachy stated: Ogochukwu Ezeugwu
"Baby backing is significantly more comfy than adult backing. That baby in the front is not following. Something extremely inconvenient. The only advantage is that you and the baby are both looking at one another."
According to Abodaya Okojokwu-Hart:
"Some people once approached me in the mall and begged me to teach them. We purchased fabrics and I instructed them."
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