A housewife, Ladidi Abbas, on Tuesday dragged her husband, Shehu Abbas to a Sharia Court docket sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna, searching for divorce over alleged battery.
Abbas, a resident of Rigasa, Kaduna, mentioned her husband normally beats her over any misunderstanding.
In line with her, she was hospitalized for 13 days the final time he abused her.
“He normally beats me in entrance of our kids, the final time he beats me, I used to be hospitalized for 13 days,” Abbas mentioned.
She prayed the courtroom to dissolve the wedding and grant her custody of their youngsters.
The defendant, Abbas, a retired journalist who additionally resides at Rigasa, denied the allegation.
“It’s now I like my spouse essentially the most,” he mentioned, and prayed the courtroom to grant him time to resolve their marital issues.
The decide, Murtala Nasir, after listening to each events, directed the complainant to carry witnesses to testify on her allegation of battery.
He then adjourned the case to September 10, for additional listening to, NAN reviews.