I want my husband to pay me N200,000 I spent on feeding our children —Wife


A Grade I Area Court in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has ordered a generator mechanic, Abdulfatai Adewale, to pay his wife, Maryam, N180,000 as maintenance arrears.

According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the judge, Ibrahim Rufai, also ordered Abdulfatai to give his wife N2,000 daily for maintenance, in line with the plaintiff’s prayer.

Earlier, the plaintiff told the court that she got married to the respondent under Islamic law in 2021.

“My husband lived in my house after our marriage.  I got a shop for him because he was a generator mechanic.

“Ever since he started his business, he has not been able to raise funds for me to start my own business.

“He left…

Source: Nigerian Tribune