64-year-old woman and a mother of six thrown out of her matrimonial home after 39 years of marriage.

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A 64-year-old woman and a mother of six children, has been thrown out of her matrimonial home by her husband.

The woman identified as Mrs. Agnes Ikpea, who has been married to Chief Leemon Ikpea, for 39 years, was thrown out of her matrimonial home, located in Banana Island, Lagos state.

It was gathered that the husband had petitioned a High Court sitting in Edo State, demanding the dissolution of his marriage to Agnes. He also asked the court to order his wife to vacate their matrimonial house in Banana Island, Lagos state.

Justice J. I. Acha, granted Chief Ikpea’s request to move his wife out of the house on the condition that he must provide another apartment for her in Banana Island.

However, Chief Ikpea, moved his estranged wife out of their matrimonial home without providing any apartment for her as was directed by the court.

Meanwhile, Mrs. Agnes Ikpea have filed a case faulting the order of the High court. She and her lawyer also applied for a stay of execution and an injunction restraining Chief Ikpea from carrying out the order until the hearing of her appeal.

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