Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Lagos gets 24 new customary court judges

The Lagos State Customary Court bench received a boost in its workforce on Tuesday as 18 new presidents and six members were added. The 24...

Court dissolves marriage over religious difference

A Grade “C” Customary Court, sitting in Iseyin on Thursday dissolved a four-years marriage between Remi Atanda and Muri Atanda over religious difference. The complainant,...

Confusion in court as two men fight over a woman

There was confusion at Oja-Oba Customary court Wednesday as an Arabic teacher, Malam Bashiru Yekini and Oluwasegun Olalekan, disagreed over the legal husband of...

Man loses 10-year marriage for sleeping with maid

An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Wednesday dissolved the 10-year marriage between Mrs Florence Anyasi and her husband, Stanley Anyasi, over infidelity. The court...

Wife seeks divorce, demands equal share of property

A 40-year-old housewife, Romoke Olayemi, on Monday filed a divorce suit at an Ikorodu Customary Court, alleging constant assault and battery by her spouse. Romoke...

My wife was gang raped by ‘alfas’ while seeking love charms,...

A 31-year-old man, Kehinde Oludayo, on Friday told an Idi-Ogungun Customary Court, Agodi, Ibadan, that his wife, Jumoke, 26, was gang-raped while seeking love...

Ajimobi swears in three customary court of Appeal judges

Oyo State Customary Court of Appeal is set to kick off full operation of administration of justice to common people as Governor Abiola Ajimobi,...

Customary court of appeal decries usurpation of powers

THE President of the Customary Court of Appeal in Enugu State, Justice George Nnamani has identified the usurpation of constitutional powers of Customary Court...

My husband films me during sex, leaks video — woman tells...

A divorce-seeking woman, Folasade Olaniyan, has told an Idi-Ogungun Customary Court, Agodi in Ibadan, Oyo that her husband, Ojo Olaniyan, filmed her while they...

My husband infects me with STD, wife tells court

A 32-year-old hairdresser, Mrs Sherifat Ojelabi, on Friday, told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos that she contacted Sexual Transmitted Disease (STD) from her...

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