By BARTHOLOMEW MADUKWE
IKEJA— A 27-year-old jealous housewife, Nike Fasoyinu, has been arraigned before an Ejigbo Magistrate’s Court in Lagos, for allegedly pouring hot water on the manhood of her husband, Amos, after suspecting that he was sleeping with other women.
Nike, a mother of two, was arrested after the incident at their residence, 34, Olaolu Omotoso Street, Egan, Lagos State, and charged to court.
She claimed that her husband was always looking outside for sexual satisfaction; so to stop his philandering she decided to pour hot water on his manhood, which left him seriously injured.
Amos was rushed to a hospital where he is being treated. It was gathered that before the incident, Nike had a serious fight with her husband of five years, over the same issue
According to the police prosecutor, the offence was contrary to Section 244 of the Criminal Code Law of Lagos State of Nigeria 2011. However, when Nike’s plea was taken, she pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The Magistrate, Mrs. M. B. Folami, granted the accused bail in the sum of N100,000 with two sureties in like sum and adjourned the matter till a further date.