A 32-year-old Chinwendu Chita has been arraigned before the Ejigbo Magistrates Court for allegedly beating and assaulting her husband, Okechukwu Chita and a Policewoman at their residence in Alhaji Agbeke Street, Ago Palace in Okota area of Lagos.
Chinwendu is said to always assault her husband just because he allegedly isn’t showing enough commitment in their marriage by getting her pregnant.
Naija News learnt that Chinwendu has been assaulting her husband in 2018, subjecting him to more physical abuses, leaving him scared of returning to their home.
She reportedly used a frying spoon to smash his head and face causing him grievous injuries, before forcefully collecting the sum of N650,000 from him in exchange for his life.
It is also alleged that Chinwendu who continued beating her husband despite warnings from the police, also assaulted a policewoman Sgt. Ojooniyan Omonike, who had been sent by the DPO of Ago Police division to invite her to the police station.
Chinwendu pleaded not guilty to the charges against her after being arraigned before the Magistrate of the Ejigbo court, Mr. T.O. Shomade.
Shomade who fixed a date for the police to prove the charges against the lady, granted her bail of N700,000 with two sureties in like sum.