With so many cultures, influences and traditions it would take a book to truly demonstrate the varied wedding traditions of Africa let alone within one nation in Africa. However certain things seem to be generally common accross many cultures
1. The dowry
2. The duration (sometimes for daaaays)
3. The number of guests (stop counting)
Here are a few pictures of wedding attires from various countries in Africa

Ivorian wedding couples

Moroccan bride and groom

Namibian wedding styles

Himba Bride

Ovambo Bride and guests

Mauritanian Bride

Ghananian Wedding Attire

Congo Brazaville Bride

South African wedding 
Zulu wedding couple

Somali Brides

Nigerian weddings

Benin Bride

Congolese Wedding couple

Ugandan bride and groom


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