In the alter, husbands and wives pledges to Love each other for better and for worst. Some actually keeps to this commitment While some never survive the Test of time.
The Union between one Mustafa Ariori, 64 and his wife Tawakalitu, 60 is About to hit the rocks. The couple had urged the Lagos Customary Court, to dissolve their 32 year-old marriage. The 64 Year Old man had Told the Court how he is always Starved of sex.
According to him for three years now the wife had not allowed him sleep with her and had also stoped cooking his meals for over six years.
Stating his own side of the story he told the cout:
"My wife started misbehaving since she followed my friend to Oshogbo in 2010. When she came back and I attempted to make love to her, she refused.
"Our two children, Yetude, 31 and Bilikisu, 28, who are now married and my club members had on different occasions tried to mediate, but to no avail," he said.
The wife, Tawakalitu had a different Version to tell the court.
"I feed and clothe my husband. When I had money to spend there was no problem and complaints.
"I usually travel to Dubai to buy male and female wears; my business started dwindling because there was no money.
"This whole problem started because I have no money to spend on my husband again.
"His friend that I followed to Oshogbo told me that his club members has found him a woman much younger than me who he is presently dating," she said
After the different complaints by the both parties, the President of the Court, Mr Awos Awosola, adjourned the case till July 12 further hearing. As issues regarding to marriage is a very delicate one and requires proper attention and judgment.