Nigerian Woman sues Husband for Denying her Conjugal Rights


A Nigerian businesswoman, Joy Abu, dragged her husband, Daniel, before a customary court in Nyanya, Abuja on Thursday, for allegedly denying her conjugal rights.

Joy, who sought divorce also accused her husband of being irresponsible, stating that he doesn’t take care about her and their children.

She said:

“My husband has practically denied me of my conjugal rights; he doesn’t care to know how I feel, he doesn’t know that marriage is not only about food.

“A responsible man will cater also for the emotional needs of his wife.”

She prayed the court to grant her divorce; the custody of the children and compel her husband to pay N100,000 for the upkeep of their children every month.

Daniel denied all the allegations.

Meanwhile, the Judge, Labaran Gusau, adjourned the matter to March 30.