Date: February 28, 2021, 07:40:18 PM
Court dissolves 31-yr-old marriage, as husband alleges frequent beatings by wife in Ekiti: Family : Nigerialog.com - Nigeria's Premier Online Forum
Francis, 52, a resident of No. 14 Adewumi Oluwole Street in Ado-Ekiti, alleged his wife of battery, adding that she was in the habit of always beating him at slightest opportunity.He said that his wife refused to submit to him, saying on every little disagreement, she would beat him up.He said his wife was a violent woman, adding that she would not cook for him or take care of the children.He added that he has been responsible for taking care of everything in the house, including the children.According to him, based on the beating he received from his wife, he had been hospitalized twice in the course of their living together.The father of four alleged desertion of ten years by his wife, adding they were no longer living together.
He also alleged his wife of adultery, stating that he was not aware until she travelled for a course, saying anytime he called her, it was a man that would pick her call.He added that there was a time, his wife wanted to send a message to a man but mistakenly sent it on his phone.
The President of the Court, Mrs Olayinka Akomolede, observed that the marriage was broken down irretrievably, consequently dissolved the marriage.