A housewife, Hadiza Jibril, who accused her husband, Aliyu, of beating her asking a Sharia Court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State to dissolve her marriage.
NEWSCASTARS.COM gathered from NAN reports that Jibril also accused her husband of starving her of food.
Aliyu, a businessman who resides within Kaduna metropolis, denied the allegations and accused her of taking phone calls from her former lovers.
“I overheard her in a call conversation with a man from Kano. He asked when she would be visiting him in Kano.
”When they finished their conversation, I confronted her and she apologised”, he said.
He said that his wife, who was a divorcee, wants to leave him to remarry her former husband.
The judge, Nuhu Falalu then advised the couple to explore an out of court settlement and also ordered the defendant to settle his differences with his wife.
He adjourned the case until till August 16 for report of settlement