Pastor Morakinyo
Pastor Morakinyo

Ibadan Pastor in Domestic Violence Saga, Divorce Wife



A Pastor of a Pentecostal church in Ibadan, Toheeb Morakinyo is tagged a serial beater and an alleged wife batterer.

Morakinyo who beats his wife, also allegedly brutalised his in-laws.

When his wife could no longer cope with the beatings, she stormed a customary court at Mapo, Ibadan, Oyo State, for divorce.

At the court, his wife said he derived joy in beating her, she also revealed that he once beat her after she just gave birth and left her bleeding.

She added that she almost lost her sight when he again beat her on March 2, 2018.

Mrs Morakinyo also accused her husband of adultery, claiming he is romancing their landlord’s daughter.

Her husband’s mother who was also in the court described the complainant as a bad wife. She said Mrs Morakinyo once bit, beat and locked her up along with her son at Sanyo Police Station, Ibadan for four days.

She declared her support for the divorce.

Meanwhile, Morakinyo also opened up that his wife is very stubborn and wicked. He revealed that she has also beaten his mother and arrested her with the police.

Morakinyo said that he beat her twice, the first time was when he caught her sleeping with another man on their matrimonial bed.

The Ibadan Pastor further revealed that he beat her up the second time after he returned from the police station, where she locked him up.

However, after explanations from both parties, the customary court at Mapo divorced the couple.

Their 13-year-old marriage is blessed with three children, Happenings gathered.

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