Why do Nigerians carry their babies on their back and what happens if the baby falls? BattaBox finds out!
The backing of babies is a usual tradition in this side of the world. In a lot of African countries and for the purpose of this story, Nigeria, have embraced the tradition of backing of babies as a relatively versatile and best way to keep the baby close to you. We at BattaBox sees this story to be valuable and we set out to do this for research purposes.
Folly is on the mission to research why African mothers values baby backing and the beliefs around it. The backing of a child is all shades of awesome not just to the mother but also the child; the child enjoys the warmness of the mother and the mother gets the hug of her child.