A man in a workman’s suit stands at an open grave. A coffin has just been lowered into the freshly dug pit as family and friends eulogise the deceased; a wife, mother, grandmother, probably also an ardent member of a local church group and women’s societies and clubs in her community. In essence, family and friends are gathered to bury a woman of high repute and social standing and speak of her unending kindness and goodness.

But a man stands at that open grave with his granddaughter in his arms. And he is not following the agreed cultural script for mourning the dead. Rather, he is accusing the woman who everyone has come out to celebrate of the highest cruelty and malice.

In the video of a man only known as Lameck that surfaced a couple of days ago and has since gone viral, we see a man visibly angered…

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