Drama As Lacking Underwear Causes Dissolution Of three-year-old Marriage
A Mapo Customary Court docket in Ibadan on Wednesday dissolved a wedding involving a dealer, Sadia Abass, and her husband, Azeez, over a lacking underwear.
Sadia had petitioned the Court docket to dissolve her marriage over allegations that he had stolen her underwear for ritual.
She advised Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of the courtroom, that she feared that her life may be in perpetual hazard if she continued to stay beneath the identical roof “with a person planning to make use of me for one thing diabolic”.
Sadia added that her husband’s perspective had made the wedding “so depressing and unattractive to me”.
“When the ill-treatment reached its peak, I found that my underwear instantly acquired lacking. I checked in every single place however didn’t see it. He additionally denied ever seeing it.
“Three days later, the lacking underwear resurfaced the place I had checked time and again and I made him realise his evil intention towards me.
“Solely God is aware of what would have occurred or would possibly nonetheless occur to me as a result of I’ve made it clear to him that I cannot proceed with the connection.
“Every so often, she nags and packs out and in of the home,” Azeez alleged.
Odunade, in his judgement, held that there was no extra love between the duo and pronounced the wedding dissolved “within the curiosity of peace and concord”.
He granted custody of the one youngster produced by the union to the plaintiff, and ordered the defendant to pay N5,000 month-to-month for the kid’s feeding, along with being chargeable for his training and fundamental welfare.