Court Orders Man To Pay Monthly Breastfeeding Allowance

Court Orders Man To Pay Monthly Breastfeeding Allowance

A Shari’a Court at Magajin Gari Kaduna ordered one Maibulala Rabiu to pay his ex-wife and nursing mother, Hauwa’u Ibrahim to pay her monthly allowance for breastfeeding their eight month boy, Sulaiman after he verbally divorced her on July 31.

Hauwa’u who dragged her ex-husband to court told the judge, Musa Goma on Wednesday that she has been taking care of their little child since the divorced without support from him.

“He verbally divorced me, so I want the court to ask him to put it in writing and to also be giving‎ me monthly allowance for breastfeeding his son,” she said.

The judge, Musa Goma, after listening to her asked for the husband’s response.

“Yes, I did divorce her and she is the mother of my child.‎ I am not working but I will try to be giving her N3000 monthly as breastfeeding allowance, ” he told the court.

Mr Goma then granted her requests.

He asked the estranged husband to put his divorce in writing as well as pay her a monthly stipend of N3000 for the breastfeeding of his son.

He is also to take care of health and clothing expenses of the young child.

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