A Customary Courtroom in Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State has dissolved a six-year-old marriage between a dealer, Kaosara Okeowo and her husband, Lateef, over alleged menace to life.
The mom of two had instructed the court docket that she was in peril as a result of her husband desires to make use of her for ritual.
Delivering judgment, Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of the court docket, dissolved the wedding within the curiosity of peace.
NAN studies that Odunade awarded custody of the 2 youngsters to Okeowo.
The arbitrator ordered Lateef to pay N10,000 as youngster help.
Testifying, Okeowo mentioned, “My Lord, issues aren’t occurring properly. He requests for uncommon and private issues from me.”
However Lateef denied the allegations.
”She will be able to go if she desires to go away. I need the court docket to order her to return his cooking utensils, garments and an enormous ram in her custody,” she mentioned.
Nevertheless, Lateef’s father argued that his son was not a ritualist and that his daughter-in-law was such an opportunist who had seen one other man with more cash.
My husband desires to make use of me for ritual – Lady tells court docket