55-year-old man files for divorce because his wife of 32 years beats him dailyBy Mason White 5:41 PM April 23, 2015
By: Mahesh Sarin
A 55-year-old man decided to end his 32 year marriage to his wife because she beats him on a daily basis, according to court documents filed in Nigeria.
Emmanuel Osuya has filed for a divorce at the Lagos Family Court, and complained that 50-year-old Abigeal Osuya beats him on a daily basis.
Emmanuel Osuya told the court that his wife will one day kill him as she beats him almost every day with dangerous weapons.
She also broke his legs on three different occasions. Emmanuel Osuya also complained that his children hate him because his wife tells them false stories about him.
Emmanuel Osuya said that his wife takes away his money, and refused to buy food for the home. He appealed to the court to dissolve the marriage.
Abigeal Osuya denied all the accusations. The mother of five children, said that she never hit her husband, and asked the court to reject the divorce petition.