A truck driver, Muyiwa Sikiru in Oke- Aro, Akure South Local Government Area of Ondo state, has publicly disgraced his wife by tying her to a well over alleged infidelity.
According to a source who does not want his name in print, said the husband had travelled for three months, only to return and discover that another man was cohabiting with his wife in their matrimonial home.
The Trumpet gathered that Mr Sikiru worked outside the state but settled his wife and their three-year-old son in Akure, the state capital.
The source said his neighbours and friends informed him how another man was moved in with his wife upon his arrival.
He was said to have got furious, dragged the wife from the room and tied her to the well outside their house.
However, his wife’s boyfriend, who had gone to the restroom to have his bath, reportedly escaped through the window when he overheard the man shouting.
The Trumpet learnt that the husband was prevented from harming his wife by some elders in the area.
After the prevention and pleading the couple were later taken to the police station for an amicable settlement of the matter.
As at the time of filing this report, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Funmi Odunlami, could not be reached for comments.
However, a police officer disclosed that the matter was later settled at the police station in the town.
Meanwhile, the husband insisted on the arrest and prosecution of his wife’s boyfriend.
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