“My Wife Threatens to Kill Me, Separate Us” – 83-Year-Old Man Set to Divorce His Wife
According to reports, an 83-year-old man, has pleaded with a Magistrate Court to divorce his 26-year-old wife over matrimonial problems.
Reubenson Chinthuli who hails from Traditional Authority Chimaliro, Thyolo in Malawi – told the court that his youthful wife, Zione Kwatani whom he wedded a year ago, has been assaulting him on different occasions, a situation that made him seek divorce.
“On one occasion, she pierced a knife on my hand. Please your worship, serve me from this wicked woman. She will kill me,”
When asked whether he would reconcile with his wife, Chinthuli refused, reiterating that his wife would kill him alive.
However, Kwatani, a wife to the complainant denied the claims saying her love for her husband was genuine and that she never for once dreamt of any divorce.
said Zione who also hails from TA Chimaliro.
In his words, Lonjezo Magwira who is the marriage counsellor for the wife said that the marriage has been having problems and that reconciliation would not work.
Meanwhile, the case is pending judgment slated for September 27, 2018.