Wednesday, October 5, 2022


October 2, 2022

AMAC records 1,522 marriages, resolves 11 others in eight months

The marriages were registered officially between January and August and the 11 resolved in the same period were at the “edges of collapse”.

Wedding rings used to illustrate the story
September 23, 2022

Husband begs court to save 10-year marriage

“I do not want to leave her. I am not leaving her. My Lord, please help me beg her,” he told the court.

Court symbol used to tell the story
June 22, 2022

Abuja court dissolves 15-year-old marriage over husband’s joblessness

The petitioner told the court that the respondent abandoned their home when the landlord served them a quit notice in 2015.

Court Gavel used to illustrate the story
June 22, 2022

Sokoto assembly considers bill to reduce wedding expenses

The legislator added, “It is worth noting that inability of an intended groom to meet up with such unwholesome practices often lead to break-ups in marriages.”

Photo of a northern wedding used to illustrate the story
May 23, 2022

Septuagenarian sues 22-year-old woman for interfering in marriage

A septuagenarian, Amina Abubakar, has sued a 22-year-old woman, Shamsiya Sa’adu, at a Sharia Court in Magajin Gari, Kaduna, for interfering in her daughter-in-law’s marriage.

Court symbol used to tell the story
April 28, 2022

Court dissolves 30-year-old marriage

The court ruled that the marriage could no longer hold due to fetishness, disrespect, home abandonment, infidelity, quarrels and threat to life.

Court symbol used to tell the story
March 19, 2022

It’s been difficult finding true love again: Barrister’s widows

Widows of late Fuji maestro Skiriku Ayinde Barrister in separate interviews agreed that it was difficult to fill the vacuum left by their late husband.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister
February 13, 2022

Social media destroying marriages in Nigeria: Cleric

Olayinka Babatunde did not cite any data in his submission, indicating that he only spoke from his personal observation as a cleric.

August 17, 2021

Court dissolves clergyman’s marriage over wife’s alleged stubbornness

In his petition, the man said his wife insisted her mother come for postpartum care after the birth of their child instead of his mother.

June 17, 2021

Couples to undergo certificate course before marriage: Kano Hisbah

An official of the board said couples needs to do whatever it takes to remain married and avoid divorce.