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A Nine-Year-Old Boy Has Remarried A 62-Year-Old Woman In South Africa

www.buzzfeed.com Published: July 21, 2014
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This is Saneie Masilela and his bride, Helen Shabangu, at their second ritual marriage ceremony in Kildare Village, Mpumalanga, South Africa, according to BuzzFeed.



At nine-years-old, Saneie is the world’s youngest groom. Helen is a 62-year-old married mother of five. She works at a recycling plant.

The couple originally married in 2013 after Saneie claimed that his dead ancestors had instructed him to do so. They then repeated their vows with a second ceremony this year, according to local wedding tradition, BuzzFeed reports.

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