Hungry Husband Docked For Battering Wife Over Delayed Meal

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By Esther Okafor

A 45- year-old man, Monday Usifo, was arraigned on Friday before an Ikeja magistrate court for allegedly beating up his wife with a cutlass for preparing his meal late.

According to report Usifo is an engineer, who lives at No.19, Emmanuel St., Ketu Alapere, Lagos State.

The prosecutor, Rapheal Donny, told the court that Usifo attacked his wife identified with one name Blessing, with a cutlass on Aril 17, he was alleged to have wounded her on the head. Neighbors, who intervened, rushed the victim to the hospital.

Usifo pleaded not guilty to the offence.

He was admitted on bail by the Magistrate Tajudeen Elias, in the sum of N100,000 with one surety in like sum.

The case was adjourned till 20 July 2016.

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