A Customary Court docket in Mapo, Ibadan, on Friday, dissolved an eighteen-month-old marriage between an artisan, Musibau Alimi and his spouse, Bolaji, as a result of she beats him and has threatened to trigger him hurt.
Delivering judgment, Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of the courtroom, stated the wedding was dissolved for the couple to not resort to” self-help”.
Consequently, NAN experiences that Odunade dissolved the union and granted custody of the one youngster to Bolaji.
He ordered Alimi to pay N5,000 to Bolaji because the youngster’s month-to-month repairs.
Earlier, Alimi, who’s a tiller, instructed the courtroom to dissolve the union as a result of Bolaji beats him.
Alimi stated, “Bolaji begins hassle by nagging for no specific purpose and in addition spends most occasions in her mom’s firm.
“She returns dwelling within the night time to beat me. In truth, I packed out of my very own home when Bolaji’s risk to my life turned an excessive amount of to bear.”
On her half, Bolaji, who didn’t deny her husband’s allegations, instructed the courtroom that her husband was an irresponsible man as a result of he had by no means cared about her welfare.
“Musibau has by no means been a caring companion as a result of he comes dwelling anytime he feels and typically abandons dwelling for 3 days.
“My mom paid for all my antenatal necessities once I was pregnant.
“I solely pray the courtroom to compel my husband to be answerable for our youngster’s welfare,” Bolaji stated.