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NDE drags business woman to court to recover N130,000 loan

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), in Kaduna, on Monday dragged a business woman, Tina Simon, to Sharia Court, Magajin Gari, Kaduna, seeking to recover N130,000 loan owed 10 years ago.

Man drags estranged wife to court for changing children’s school without consent

A man, Yusuf Buhari, on Friday, dragged his estranged wife, Hadiza Muhammad, to a Sharia Court, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, for changing the school of their two female children without his consent.

Court dissolves five-year old marriage, orders wife to refund N45,000 dowry

A Shari’a Court II, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Thursday dissolved the union between Sani Ahmad and Maryam Aliyu over irreconcilable differences.
One of the suspects, a worker in the bank, reportedly contacted his suspected accomplices, namely, Ado Shehu, Ali Muhammad and Abba Sanusi, who work with the Sharia Court, Kano State, to obtain court documents stating that the account owner was dead, and that, as his heirs, should be given access to his money.

EFCC: Bank worker, accomplices emptied customer’s dormant account, thinking he’s dead

An official of a commercial bank and three others have allegedly emptied the account of a Nigerian man who resides in Saudi Arabia.

Businessman prays court to confirm final divorce pronouncement

A 70-year-old businessman man, Muhammad Tofik, on Tuesday prayed a Sharia Court I, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State to confirm the final divorce pronouncement to his wife, Khadija Alabi.

Woman prays court to grant her custody of two-year son

The plaintiff is also prayed the court to grant her custody of her 1-year-old son, currently staying with his paternal grandparents.

Woman, boyfriend in court over alleged theft of phone, N30,000

A young lady, Aminatu Yusuf, and her boyfriend, Ihiwanu Aliyu, were arraigned before the Upper Sharia court sitting in Gusau Central market, in Zamfara State on Friday for allegedly snatching a handset and N30,000 from their victim.

Man wants court to recover N25,000 dowry from ex-fiancee

A 70-year-old man, Abdullahi Dahiru, on Thursday prayed a Shari’a court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna to recover N25,000 dowry from Ms Rakiya Ibrahim, his former fiancée.

Court orders man to pay N44,000 feeding allowance arrears to his child

A Shari’a Court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna on Monday ordered one Kabiru Yusuf to pay N44,000, the feeding allowance arrears for his child, staying with his former wife, Shafa’atu Zakari.

Man unknowingly marries pregnant woman, drags in-laws to court

A 35-year-old man, Ibrahim Adamu, on Thursday dragged both his in-laws before the Magajin Gari Shari’a Court in Kaduna State, accusing them of foisting their already pregnant daughter on him in marriage.

Agreement breach: Man begs court to help recover N100,000 from ex-fiancée’s father

A 33-year-old man, Umar, on Tuesday prayed a Shari’a court sitting at Rigasa, Kaduna State, to assist him to recover N100,000 from his former fiancée’s father, Sani.

Woman seeks divorce because her husband refused having more children

A 27-year-old housewife, Faiza Yusuf, on Wednesday dragged her husband, Muhammad Abubakar, before a Shari’a court sitting at Rigasa, Kaduna State, seeking divorce over his lack of interest to have more children.

I can’t leave my kids with their dad – Woman tells court

A nursing mother, Jamila Muhammad, on Tuesday prayed a Sharia Court sitting in Rigasa, Kaduna, to grant her custody of her three children.

My husband is ‘prayerless,’ divorce us – woman tells court

A housewife, Shamsiya Muhammad, on Wednesday begged a a Sharia Court II sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, to dissolve her marriage with Sani Adamu over his refusal to pray.

Traditional ruler loses as appeal court resettles evicted herders

A court of appeal sitting in Dutse, Jigawa State, on Tuesday set aside a judgement delivered by an upper Sharia court evicting herders from their settlement.

Woman drags husband to court for starving her of sex

A housewife, Talatu, on Monday, dragged her husband, Nasiru Sulaiman, before a Sharia Court II, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, seeking legal divorce saying she has been sexually starved for five years.

70-year-old man asks court to compel ex-wife to return bride price

A 70-year-old man, Ahmadu Abdullahi, on Tuesday, prayed a Sharia Court ll, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, to order his former wife, Magajiya Abubakar, to return the N30,000 he paid as bride price.

Woman files for divorce because her husband is too kind

A woman in the United Arab Emirates, UAE, is seeking a divorce from her husband of one year for being too kind and showing ‘extreme love’.

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