A husband, Mr Lamidi Adebayo on Thursday requested an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court to dissolve his 28-year-old marriage together with his spouse, Bose.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reviews that the petitioner is accusing Bose of adultery, drunkenness and dishonesty.
Adebayo, 48, a business driver and resident of No. 89, Isato Street, Ado-Ekiti, advised the court docket that the couple had not performed any marital ceremony, however they’ve 4 youngsters.
He additional advised the court docket that his neighbours had knowledgeable him a number of occasions that his spouse and considered one of her mates had been “touring the houses of men”, however by no means believed the data.
The petitioner mentioned the character of his job as a driver made it troublesome for him to be at residence at all times.
“I used to be shocked on Nov. 7, 2017 when my childhood buddy, named Lateef, a herbalist, invited me to his home, and advised me that I ought to forgive him that he has been having secret affairs with my spouse.
“He told me that the respondent informed him that her husband had died long time ago, whereas am still very much alive,” he mentioned.
The petitioner additionally alleged that the respondent was a drunkard who takes gin, assorted wines and palm wine to stupor each morning.
Lamidi mentioned he had tried each doable means to cease his spouse’s adulterous act and drunkenness however to no avail.
The petitioner, subsequently, urged the court docket to dissolve the wedding due to her behaviour and dishonesty.
The plea of the lady was not instantly taken, however the President of the Court, Mrs Olayinka Akomolede, after listening to the petitioner’s testimony adjourned the case to Feb.15, for additional listening to.