A customary court in Ibadan yesterday witnessed a beans seller, Mr.Owoseni Alade dragged his wife of 24 years, Emily Alade on the account of being fetish and living an adulterous lifestyle and also to seek a divorce from the mother of his three kids.
In his testimony, before the court President, Chief Mukaila Balogun, he complained that his wife loves juju too much.
“ I have assisted her with over N1 million, apart from the two deep freezers, I bought for her to enhance her trade, but she was not contented.
“She is a drunk and used to follow other men to hotels.My patience has reached a climax and I am not ready to tolerate all her shameful acts anymore.
“This honourable court should separate us because I am tired of her bad character but I pray the court to allow me to have our three kids in my custody,” Mr.Owoseni said.
His wife in her defense denied the allegations and instead described her husband as “an unrepentant womanizer and irresponsible husband”.
She accused him of beating her and burning her property when they had a misunderstanding,adding that she was ready for the divorce.
The court upheld the dissolution of the marriage as requested by the plantiff (husband) but gave the custody of the three children to the respondent (wife).
Balogun also ordered the plaintiff to pay N 9,000 monthly allowance to support the upkeep of their three children.