Abuja - A 52-year-old man has been arrested after he beat up his wife for asking for a feeding allowance for their children, Vanguard reported.
James Oluwadairo appeared at the Ikeja Chief Magistrate Court for beating his wife and failing to provide for his children. He also has been charged with assault.
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According to reports, James had stopped providing for his five children 13 year ago and the wife just wanted money to maintain them
Neighbours intervened when they heard the woman screaming and found she was badly injured.
The accused has however pleaded not guilty to the charges.
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