NAN reviews that Mrs Deborah Joseph has urged the Karu Higher Space Court docket, sitting in Mararaba, Nasarawa State, to nullify the 10-year-old marriage between her and her husband, Mr Pious Joseph, accusing him of planning to make use of their baby for cash ritual.
Mr. Joseph, nonetheless, denied the allegation.
Mrs Joseph additionally advised the court docket that her husband had no look after his household anymore.
She additionally alleged that the husband was all the time coming residence late and drunk.
“Now we have two youngsters and I’ve been the one catering for the household.
“I feed them and pay hire.
“I would like this court docket to separate us as a result of there isn’t a love once more and he has not paid my dowry,” she stated.
The respondent denied the petitioner’s declare saying that since he married her, he had all the time supplied for them, and that he had by no means raised his hand on her.
“Since I misplaced my job, life has by no means been the identical,” he advised the court docket and begged it to not grant his spouse’s request.
The presiding decide, Mr Ibrahim Shekarau, urged the events to go residence and make peace.
Shekarau, subsequently, adjourned the matter till Aug. 12, for judgement.