An 80-year-old retired lecturer, Prof. Muritala Haroon on Thursday instructed a Customary Court docket sitting in Mapo, that his spouse Afsat denied him intercourse.
At a resumed listening to within the go well with, Haroon stated, “My spouse didn’t abide by the recommendation given to her by this courtroom to permit peace to reign by agreeing to carry out her wifely duties’.
Afsat was absent when she was known as and no one represented her in courtroom.
The President of the courtroom, Chief Ademola Odunade, suggested Haroon to train extra persistence.
“The courtroom will work with the prolonged family members to resolve the matter amicably,” he stated.
Odunade adjourned the case till Might 17 for additional listening to.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) stories that Haroon, in February, filed for dissolution of his 52-ear-old marriage on grounds of sexual hunger and menace to life.
Within the petition, he alleged that Afsat was keen on locking him out of the bed room.
“I can now not address the angle once more. Worst nonetheless, she and her family members need me lifeless.
“Afsat tried to stab me. She is deceptive our six kids. She has turned them in opposition to me,” he stated.
Afsat had in her reply, rejected the prayer for separation.
“Prof is promiscuous. I can not have something to do with as a result of he slept along with his shut pal’s three wives.
“My lord, Haroon slept with the three wives of the person who acted as an middleman every time we had issues,” she stated.