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57-year-old man divorces his wife because it took her too long to prepare her meals

By Mason White 10:17 AM August 12, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
A man asked a court to dissolve his marriage because his wife took too long to prepare meals, according to court documents in Nigeria.

57-year-old Olufade Adekoya petition the Lagos Family Court to grant his request for a divorce.

According to this complaint, his wife, Olusola Adekoya, was always late to prepare him meals. After a trial, the judge decided to dissolve the marriage, saying that there is no love between the parties.

The husband had told the court that his wife does not usually cook for him, and when she does, the food arrives late. The husband claimed that his wife had failed in her marital obligations to give him food in a timely manner.

He asked her numerous times to change her ways, but she refused. Olufade Adekoya said that he saw no reason to stay with a woman who can’t feed him.

The 45-year-old wife denied the allegations and accused her husband of wanting to marry his mistress.