Mr. Femi who lives at No, 14 Amusan, Oko-Oba, Abule Egba, made this plea at the Agege Grade ‘A’ Customary Court sitting in Lagos claiming that his wife failed to take care of him after he suffered from stroke,diabetes and ulcer two years ago.
Saying he resigned from Union Bank some years ago because of ill-health, the husband said his health challenges were compounded by his wife and his family. He said his efforts to ensure that his children got good education were frustrated by Bolanle.
While reacting to the allegations, the wife urged the court to beg her husband on her behalf. She denied the allegations but said she not ready for divorce.
She said the marriage was been blessed with two children and her husband should consider her and resolve it.
In his rulling, the court president, Mr. Emmanuel Shokunle, asked the couple to go back home and see how to settle it amicably because the woman still believed in the marriage.
He adjourned the case till August 13 for further hearing.