A younger housewife in Kaduna, Marwanatu Muhammad has requested a Shari’a courtroom sitting in Rigasa, Kaduna State, to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage to Iliyasu, on the grounds of infertility.
Marwanatu informed the courtroom on Monday that her husband, Iliyasu has been unable to impregnate her since their marriage in 2011.
“He was married prior to now however the spouse left him because of his infertility points. I assumed my case can be completely different however I used to be incorrect.
”I’m okay and haven’t any well being situation. I’m now not within the marriage. I’m able to return the N20, 000 dowry he paid,” she stated.
In the meantime, Iliyasu whereas defending himself stated his spouse, Marwanatu was owing him N17, 700.
He begged the courtroom to help him to get better the cash from his divorce-seeking spouse.
Nonetheless, the choose, Malam Salisu Abubakar-Tureta held that the union had been dissolved by way of Khul’I (redemption) and adjourned the matter till Feb. 24 to allow the complainant to supply the N20, 000 dowry and to swear.
My husband can’t impregnate me – Divorce in search of spouse tells courtroom