My husband compares me to goat, wife tells court

December 3, 2016

A woman, Aderonke Ojediran, has approached a Grade C Customary Court, Agodi-Ibadan in Oyo State, to seek for dissolution of her five-year-old marriage with Oyeleke Ojediran, for allegedly comparing her with goats. According to the […]

He tortures me with slaps, blows and kicks —Wife

November 12, 2016

A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Oyo State has dissolved a four-year-old marriage between a housewife, Riskat and her husband, Saheed Muritala, over consistent threats to her life. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported […]

My wife undermines me, man tells court

November 12, 2016

A dumb man, Tajudeen Ibrahim, has told an Ilorin Magistrates’ Court in Kwara State that his wife, Sakirat, undermines him and wants to assume the role of the family head. According to the News Agency […]

He did not tell me I will be in purdah —Wife

November 5, 2016

An Ilorin Area Court in Kwara State, has dissolved a two-year-old marriage between Azanat Bashiru and Mumin Bashiru, over the wife’s refusal to cover her entire body while in purdah. The News Agency of Nigeria […]

He told me he wasn’t the father of my child —Woman

September 3, 2016

‘Yes, we always used condoms, but I’ll pay N2,000 monthly for the child’s upkeep’ An Ado-Ekiti customary court in Ekiti State has dissolved the four-year-old marriage between Yetunde Kayode and her husband, Temitope, over lack […]

My husband changed when he became a politician —Wife

July 9, 2016

An Agege customary court in Lagos State has dissolved the 23-year-old marriage between a couple over allegations of battery. The complainant, Mrs  Evelyn Owolabi, had approached the court to dissolve her marriage citing irreconcilable differences. […]