According to the lady who said she was sent packing from her home when her husband got married to another lady, she got a threat on her life after she made a move to reunite with her kids. Here’s her story below;
Few months ago, it was reported that a Nigerian lady cried out on social media after her husband mercilessly beat her up because she couldn’t give him more children. According to the story shared yesterday by Human Rights lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye, the lady has also been sent out of her matrimonial home with her only child – a 13 year old son.
This follows up a report of a 35-year-old man, Bawa Joshua, who on Monday appeared in an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly pouring hot semovita on his wife, Grace. The defendant had pleaded not guilty to a count charge of assault.
The prosecutor, Insp. Johnson Okunade, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on May 7, at about 8:00 p.m., at Ayoomodara St., Ado-Ekiti. He said the defendant quarreled with the complainant, and in the process poured hot semovita on her, which caused her harm. He said that the offence contravened Section 415 of the Criminal Code, Law of Ekiti State, 2012. NAN reported that the prosecutor applied for adjournment to enable him to study the case file and present his witnesses. The defendant’s counsel, Mr Kayode Oyeyemi, urged the court to grant bail to his client, and promised that he would not jump bail. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Adesoji Adegboye, granted bail to the defendant in the sum of N50,000 with one surety in like sum and adjourned the case until June 15 for hearing.