A well being employee, Funmilayo Akinmulero on Friday pleaded with a Customary Court in Badagry, close to Lagos, to dissolve her marriage as a result of her husband is at all times in search of to commit suicide.
Funmilayo, 45, informed the court that her husband of 11 years, Olusegun Akinmulero, had twice tried to commit suicide “because he is fed up with life”.
“My lord, my husband isn’t accountable, he tried to commit suicide twice, saying he was fed up with life with out contemplating me and his kids.
“The first time he purchased rat killer to poison himself however after consuming it the medication didn’t kill him. We needed to rush him to hospital for therapy.
“After returning, few days later, he stated that he wished to die once more and went to the bush with rope however he was rescued by a neighbour.
“I am the one responsible for the upkeep of the three children of the marriage. He is not taking care of me or the three children.”
Funmilayo additionally informed court that Olusegun attacked her on Jan. 15, 2016 and wished to kill her with cutlass, saying that she was saved by neighbours, NAN experiences.
“My husband introduced a girl into the home after I was not at house, after having carnal information of her, they used my new towel to wash themselves.
“When I came back I discovered that my towel was wet and when I asked, he slapped me and brought out cutlass to cut me into piece,” the mom of three, residing at Igbo Eji in Iragbon, Badagry, acknowledged.
Funmilayo additionally alleged that Olusegun as soon as fled house for six months, after amassing N500,000 to make furnishings for a buyer.
“On Nov. 24, 2018, after abandoning us for six months, he referred to as me that he had been arrested by the police.
“At the station, police knowledgeable me that he collected N500,000 from a person and spent the cash with out doing his work.
“I informed them that I don’t know something concerning the cash as a result of he had run away from house for the previous six months.
“I am no longer interested in him my lord. I have met another man when he abandoned us and I am now pregnant for him,” Funmilayo stated.
She begged the court to dissolve the wedding and order Olusegun to be accountable for the maintenance of the youngsters.
Olusegun, a furnishings maker was, nonetheless, not in court to reply to the costs.
The President of the court, Mr Shakirudeen Adekola, adjourned the case till July 18 for judgement