This is about to be one of Nigeria's biggest divorce settlements...remember our report on the divorce between ex-beauty Queen Nike Oshinowo and her hubby- Doctor Tunde Soleye? In case you missed it read it HERE .
Now Encomium magazine is reporting that Nike Oshinowo's estranged husband, Dr Soleye has been asked by a Lagos High Court to give his ex-wife Dr Mrs Funmilayo Soleye 100, 000 pounds and N20million as divorce settlement, and also relinquish their London home to her.
Mrs Funmi Soleye filed for divorce after her husband of 28 years and father of her three children, Tunde Soleye married former beauty queen, Nike Oshinowo traditionally. The court did not only grant Mrs Soleye divorce request, they also asked Nike Oshinowo to compensate her by paying her N5million for wrecking her marriage and causing her pain.
Read the official press statement below...
You will agree with me that divorces are especially brutal if there are kids involved...N5million for wrecking someone else's marriage?Dr. Ayotunde Soleye and Chief Adenike Oshinowo have decided to live apart for now, while they work on their differences. The couple, who have been married for six years, have requested for their privacy to be respected during this difficult time.They hope you that you will put them in your prayers.Thank you