My husband Beats Me Before Sex, Woman Tells Court

A housewife, Oluwakemi Patrick, pleaded with an Ikorodu Customary Court in Lagos State on Tuesday to dissolve her marriage because her husband beats her before making love to her. Oluwakemi, a mother of five, told the court that she could no longer bear the persistent beating before sex by John Patrick, her husband of 17 years. […]


My Wife Impregnated By Her Lover Five Months After Having A Baby –Husband

An Islamic teacher, Abdulrazak Adeniyi, has accused his wife, Barakat, of child abandonment and adultery, sequel to which he has sued for divorce. Abdulrazak narrated to the court: “Just five months after Barakat gave birth to our first child, I discovered that she stopped breastfeeding the baby without notifying me. “Within a twinkle of an eye, Barakat’s […]


My Wife Is Destructive, Man Seeking Divorce Tells Court

A 53-year-old Festus Ajetunmobi, on Tuesday, asked a Badagry Customary Court in Lagos State to dissolve his 20-year marriage to his wife, Titilayo, alleging that she destroys his property. The petitioner told the court that he was no longer interested in the marriage because of her alleged habitual destruction of household property during misunderstandings. He […]

My Husband Is A Thief, Wife Alleges, Seeks Divorce

A 35- year- old woman, Remilekun Familusi, on Friday, prayed an Abeokuta Customary Court to dissolve her five-year marriage to husband Olayinka, over his alleged stealing habit. She told the court that their five-year marriage was blessed with one child. Remilekun alleged that her estranged husband was a thief, fraudster and had always been declared wanted by […]