A businesswoman, Mrs Omoni Ebi, on Thursday dragged her husband, Edukwu, earlier than a customary court docket in Jikwoyi Abuja, over alleged battery and inflicting spinal cord injury on her brother.
Ebi, who resides on Abacha street in Mararaba, Abuja in her divorce petition mentioned:”I can’t proceed to stay beneath the identical roof with this man. He’s very violent.
“I’ve been subjected to home abuse, menace to my life. On March 19, 2019, I referred to as my brother, Mr Lawrence Monday, to return to my help as a result of my husband was beating me.
”When he arrived, my husband turned on him and beat him up totally leading to a everlasting injury to his spinal cord”.
She advised the court docket that her brother has spent over N5million to repair his spinal cord, all to no avail.
She begged the court docket to dissolve her marriage and grant her custody of the 2 kids.
In his response, Edukwu, who’s a businessman denied the allegations.
The presiding choose, Labara Gusau, nonetheless adjourned the matter till Sept. 21 for additional listening to (NAN)