After 10 years of unresolved marital crises, an Igando Customary Court in Lagos midweek dissolved the marriage between a 42-year- old pastor and evangelist, Racheal, and her businessman-husband, Mr Joseph Aduwo.
Part of the reasons for the divorce was the woman was a “shameless street fighter” who once fought non-stop for 15 hours wearing just a bra.
The President of the court, Mr. Adegboyega Omilola, who gave the verdict, cited frequent fighting between the man and his wife for their inability to live peacefully.
To the former husband, the dissolution of the 10-year-old marriage is good riddance to bad rubbish.
“My wife, who is a pastor, an evangelist, a church interpreter and women leader, fought with nine persons in a day on our street, wearing only bra and underpants. She is a shameless street fighter,” he told the court.
The court’s president said he was convinced that the couple could no longer live together as the petitioner insisted on divorce after several unsuccessful interventions. He ruled: “The court has no choice than to dissolve the union in spite of the fact that the wife claims she still loves her husband.
“The court hereby pronounces the marriage between Joseph Aduwo and Racheal dissolved today; both parties henceforth cease to be husband and wife. You are free to go your separate ways without hindrances and molestation.”
The petitioner, Aduwo, 59, had approached the court seeking the dissolution of the marriage.
“My wife one day engaged in fights from 8.00 a.m. to 11.00 p.m. and residents were begging her to stop but she refused. I also pleaded with her but instead she cursed me and I was ashamed of myself. I had to take her pictures with my phone when she was fighting in public with only brassier and sent the pictures to her family,” he also told the court.
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Source:: Nigerian Pilot