60 year old Salisu Nuhu,allegedly dragged his girlfriend Janet Baru to the Magajin Gari Sharia Court II in kaduna after her refusal to marry him.
Salisu,explained to the court that janet,prophesed her love for him and had promised to convert to islam,so that they can get married,but later denied him after extorting a huge amount of money from him.Salisu claimed that Janet connived with her friend juliet to dupe him of N30,000 just to show his love for her.He further claimed to had been in a relationship with Janet for the past four years,and he gives her money repeatedly anytime he visits,without touching her.
Salisu,explained to have also given her N45,000,and N8,000 worth of material during christmas period.and also gave her N5,000 for transport,so that her brother can come to kaduna,because he couldnt make it to see janet’s parents in benue.
However,salisu pleaded on the court to help him recover all the money he has spent on janet.
Janet,on her part explained that she has only known salisu for the past one year,and accepted to have collected the total sum of N75,000 only from salisu,which she explained that it wasnt her dowry but what salisu just gave her as a gift.
The judge Musa Sa’ad after listening adjourned the case till july 17 for ruling.