A man took to social media to reveal his grandmother was disowned for getting married to a Nigerian man many years ago.
The man identified as Jay shared the story about his Irish grandma from County Mayo decided to choose love over family, and according to him, the rest is history.
He took to Twitter to write:
“Total respect for you both. My nan was disowned by her family in the early 50’s for marrying my grandad who originally came from Nigeria (she was from Co. Mayo) She chose love over ignorance and bigotry and the rest is history #diversity…”