Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Mapo Grade A Customary Court

March 29, 2023

My brother-in-law’s wife snatched my husband with food, woman tells court

Ms Famuyibo made the allegations in her counterargument against her husband’s claim that she maltreated him in the matrimony.

Court room used to illustrate the story
June 3, 2022

After 27 years together, court tells couple they are not married

“No, there is no marriage between them. They are only cohabiting. They are merely living together in the same house.”

Court symbol used to tell the story
April 25, 2022

My wife wants me dead, divorce-seeking spare parts dealer alleges

The man said the wife once asked for ‘oriki’ (Panegyric name) as well as his mother’s full maiden name.

Gavel and wedding rings used to illustrate the story
April 19, 2022

Alfa only keeps me company; no sex, says divorce-seeking wife

“The major cause of conflict between Tawakalitu and I had always been her promiscuity, and I’m never convinced of her excuses.”

Court room
January 7, 2022

Divorce: My husband wants to kill me, wife tells court

The petitioner further stated that her husband set all her cloths ablaze, violently took away her three-year-old child, and publicly embarrassed her mother.

Gavel and wedding rings