Emotional moment grandma bursts into tears as she returns to Nigeria after doing ‘Omugwo’ in UK

A video of a Nigerian grandma shedding tears as she bids farewell to her family in the UK after an ‘omugwo‘ visit following her granddaughter’s birth has stirred emotions online.

The touching moment was captured in a TikTok video shared by @uchechionyedum, where the grandmother was seen sitting in a car with her daughter and young granddaughter, en route to the airport.

In the video, the young granddaughter is seen staring at her grandmother as tears flowed, unable to comprehend the situation.

Emotional moment grandma bursts into tears as she returns to Nigeria after doing 'Omugwo' in UK

“UK Omugwo is over. Grandma is going back to Nigeria,” the video caption read.

Netizens were deeply moved by the grandmother’s emotional display, with many offering words of comfort and understanding.

Netizens Reactions…

@Carthy said: “Grandma is not crying because she’s leaving the baby, grandma is crying because of lagos traffic.

@Isabella stated: “E reach to cry if person remember say na Naija e dey come.”

@Jojo reacted: “The innocent baby watching wondering why grandma is crying.”

@Forever that girl said: “If na me ehh I swear police go pursue me tire I no go come back.”

@JAY_jebba said: “My mum literally cried from the house down to the park and even when the bus was moving damnn and it was just Warri to benin oo.”

@ogbanje mmiri reacted: “The way she’s looking at her grandma cry ehhhh she will like wetin this woman dey do. Abi she dey whine me.”

@Bad_gal_Riri said: “She is not crying because she will miss the bby. She is crying because she is coming bck to Nigeria. Omo if na me I no go gree come bck o.”

@Amaka Darlington added: “She know how much pepper and tomatoes cost in Nigeria. Don’t cry ma soon you will come again.”

See below;


@floxyunque grandma???? Grateful to God i had my mum to support me during this period ???? this was so emotional for me to edit ???? scroll up if you don’t want to cry ???? love you mum #fyp #vacation #omugwo

♬ original sound – Uche❤️


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