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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’.

Woman seeks divorce from ‘gentleman, lovey-dovey’ husband

A woman in the United Arab Emirates is seeking to divorce her husband because he has choked her with extreme love. The fawning husband cooked, cleaned, swept and loved his wife passionately and completely. He also showered her with gifts.

Court orders wife to return carpet, mattress to husband

A Sharia Court in Kaduna on Tuesday ordered a housewife, Hauwa’u Zailani, to return the carpet and mattress she received as part of her dowry from her former, Akilu Yakubu.

Housewife drags ex-husband to court, seeks N1.1 million for daughter’s upkeep

A housewife, Hurera Usman, on Thursday dragged her former husband before a Sharia Court II, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna state, seeking N1.1 million as upkeep allowance for daughter for 18 years.

Housewife drags ex-husband to court over N37,000 debt

A housewife, Maryam Aliyu of Bashama road, Tudun Wada, Kaduna, on Tuesday dragged her ex-husband, Sani Ahmed, to a Sharia Court II, sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna, over N37,000 debt owed her.

Man asks court to order ex-fiancée, parents to return N140,000 spent during courtship

A middle-aged man, Mohammad Tahir, on Friday, prayed a Sharia Court ll sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna state, to order his former fiancée, Maryam Isiyaku, and her mother Rabi Muhammad, to pay back the N140,000 he spent during courtship.

Court dissolves five-year-old marriage over lack of respect

A Sharia court, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Thursday the five-year-old marriage between Talatu Muhammad, 30, and Ishaka Usman, over lack of respect for her parents and consistent quarrel.

Court orders defendant seeking inheritance to produce documents on paternity

A Sharia Court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, on Thursday ordered a man, Rabo Adamu, to produce documents in court that will show that he was the son of late Adamu Audu, who died in 2012.

Court remands housewife for allegedly seducing friend’s husband

The Sharia Court II sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Tuesday, remanded a housewife, Adama Arabi, who was dragged to the court for allegedly seducing her friend’s husband.

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