A Kwara State court today dissolved a seven year old marriage after housewife, Amina Suleiman, urged the Court to dissolve her marriage because her husband cannot take care of her and the childre.
Testifying before the court, Sulaiman also said her husband identified as Ibrahim Babaoja can not even afford her underwears.
According to her, she had been the one carrying the responsibility of taking care of the family and she can not bear it anymore.
She said, “Our marriage is blessed with two children, but to eat in the house is a problem.
“He will not pay the children’s school fees; he cannot even afford to give me money for my underwear.
“There is always chaos in the house and I can no longer bear it or tolerate his attitude and lack of care.
I pray the court to put an end to this marriage.”
However the husband Babaoja, was not present in court to defend the allegations laid against him.
After listening to her testimony, the presiding judge, Mr Abdul Quadri, said Babaoja had earlier sent a letter, consenting to the dissolution of the marriage.
The judge Consequently ordered the dissolution of the marriage on the ground that both parties had agreed to it.