Wife takes husband to court, says he has secret wives and children

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A housewife, Adedoyin Babatunde, on Tuesday told an Ikole-Ekiti Customary Court that her love for her husband ceased when she discovered he had three other wives and children.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 35-year-old mother of three said she did not know she would be the fourth wife to bear children for her husband.

She said that her husband, Olusola Babatunde, first proposed to her seven years ago.

Mr. Adedoyin also told the court that her husband only told her that he had a child from another woman when they met.

The estranged wife also said that she confessed to him too that she too had a child already.

The plaintiff said that she discovered in 2015 that her husband, a commercial driver, already had three other women who bore him four children.

“I was carrying my second pregnancy in 2015 when I discovered that my husband already had four children from three other women.

“It was then I knew our relationship was heading for separation because my love for him vanished immediately.

–Premium Times