A Customary Court docket sitting in Mapo, Ibadan, on Thursday dissolved a 15-year-old marriage between a mom of two, Olubunmi Faseyitan, and her husband, Kolawole, over ”witchcraft” suspicion.
Kolawole, who prayed for the dissolution of his 15-year-old marriage on grounds that his spouse was into black magic, mentioned he did every part doable to please her. however it was not sufficient.
“I deserted the house to her after she confessed to me,” he mentioned.
He additionally offered the recorded dialog between his spouse and the alleged witch physician as exhibit earlier than the court docket.
In her protection, Faseyitan advised the court docket that she by no means wished demise on her husband.
In response to her, “all I needed was to him in bondage and make him sick, till he serves his function.”
”I solely advised the witch physician to do it in such a approach that folks can be satisfied that his second spouse was answerable for the calamity that befell him,” she mentioned.
Delivering Judgement, President of the court docket, Chief Ademola Odunade, dissolved the wedding after Faseyitan admitted that she requested a witch physician to ”tie her husband spiritually to take advantage of him dry”.
He mentioned that he dissolved the union within the curiosity of peace and granted custody of the 2 kids to Faseyitan.
Odunade additionally ordered Kolawole to pay N6,000 month-to-month for the kids’s repairs, NAN reviews.