Haruna, on Monday dragged her husband, Isa Mainika before a
Kaduna Sharia Court two, Magajin Gari for allegedly denying her sex for 10
Haruna of Kawo, in
Kaduna North Local Government Area, told the court that she was no longer
interested in the marriage, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
The woman said she
no longer believes there is marriage between them.
She told the court
that she was no more interested in staying with Mainika as her husband, adding,
“I don’t love him again.”
Mainika denied the
claim, and accused the wife of starving him of sex.
“Anytime I request
for sex, she always denies me. There was a time we had a serious fight over
this issue and she bit me,” he said.
Mainika told the
court that trouble started after his wife gave birth to their second baby.
He said, “Since
then I do not know what I have done to her and I have asked her severally, but
she refused to say anything.
“I even invited our
elders to settle the matter but the effort yielded no positive result.
“I am still in love
with her. I do not want to divorce her because I am really worried about the
future of our children.”
Khadi, Mallam Ibrahim Inuwa, ordered the couple to discuss the matter with
their elders for amicable settlement.
said that if the case is not settled by the family, the court would decide on
what to do.
“What is happening
between you is not the Sunnah of our holy prophet. It is totally not acceptable
in Islam to be cheating on one another,” he said.
therefore, adjourned the case till December 6 for continuation of hearing.