Friday, June 9, 2023

President of the Court

February 2, 2023

23-year-old union dissolved for lack of peace, Ifa worship

Ms Oyeleye ordered that both the complainant and respondent are free to do as they please, because the court could not separate what was not in existence.

Divorce
May 11, 2022

I can’t tolerate further beatings from my wife, man seeks dissolution of 32-year-old marriage

“My lord, due to Sola’s unhealthy attitude and meanness towards me, I am now living with my brother.”

Gavel and wedding rings used to illustrate 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
March 22, 2022

“My wife beats me; once tried to choke me,” divorce-seeking man tells court

“Look at her height and weight. Now, imagine her pinning me down and trying to sniff life out of me.”

Gavel and wedding rings used to illustrate the story
August 4, 2021

Court dissolves 30-year marriage after wife denied husband sex for four years

Mr Frank told the court his wife was denying him sex and had threatened to kill him and takeover his property.

gavel
February 26, 2021

Wife divorces husband, complains of sex starvation

“He sleeps in the living room and never cared about me.”

Photo used to illustrate divorce
November 20, 2020

Ibadan: My husband planted “magun” on me, woman tells court

Magun is a native charm meant to harm any man who commits adultery with a woman.

Native Charm used to illustrate the story