Magistrate Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State Capital on Friday, December 6, 2019 dissolved an 11-year-old marriage between one Kazeem Amzat and Adijat over sex starvation and adulterous lifestyle.
Chief Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan In his judgement, held that the court had done everything possible to settle the problem between Kazeem and Adijat, all to no avail.
He subsequently pronounced the marriage dissolved in the interest of peaceful living.
Meanwhile Odunade awarded custody of the two children produced by the union to Adijat and directed Kazeem to pay N10,000 as the children’s monthly feeding allowance in addition to being responsible for their education and other welfare needs.
During the trial the petitioner, Kazeem told the court that he was fed up with his wife because she regularly starved him of sex.
He further said that his parents-in-law were in support of the divorce suit he filed because they were also frustrated by their daughter’s attitude.
“Since we had our last child, more than five years ago, Adijat has not allowed me to perform my conjugal duties with her.
The respondent, who consented to the suit, however, denied some of the allegations levelled against her.
In her counter-argument, Adijat said that her husband was irresponsible.