A Mapo Customary Court docket in Ibadan, on Thursday dissolved a 14-year-old marriage between one Bukola Akinyode and Azeez on the grounds of reckless and indulgent way of life.
The President of the court docket, Chief Ademola Odunade, held that the divorce was granted within the curiosity of peace and tranquility.
Odunade awarded custody of the primary two youngsters to the respondent and the opposite two to the complainant.
He directed Azeez to pay N10, 000 as the kids’s month-to-month feeding allowance and as well as, be liable for their schooling and different welfares.
Earlier, Bukola, a dealer who resides in Omi-Apata space of Ibadan, instructed the court docket that she was now not keen to proceed within the marriage together with her husband anymore due to how he treats her, NAN stories.
She added that her husband inflicts her with wounds utilizing a machete every time they argued.
“Generally, Azeez locks me out, and I’m compelled to take refuge in a close-by mosque for security.
“Azeez lives a really extravagant life within the neighbourhood. He drinks with reckless abandonment with out catering for his youngsters.
“His life usually deceive individuals into believing that every one is properly with us with out figuring out that his spouse and kids are ravenous.
“Moreover, every time my mother and father give me cash to start out a enterprise, Azeez takes it from me,” Bukola added.
The respondent consented to the go well with however denied all of the allegations levelled towards him.
Nevertheless, Azeez, a truck driver, argued that he gave his consent for separation as a result of his spouse was troublesome to deal with.
“It’s true that I typically borrow cash from her and on every event I refunded her, however she retains asking me as if I’m a debtor.
“The rationale why I locked her out was as a result of she is a disobedient spouse.
“After armed robbers attacked us one night time, I made a decision that no one ought to keep out late, however Bukola continued to take care of her clients who’re largely male,” Azeez mentioned.