A Nigerian man has sparked controversy after threatening to divorce his wife due to her refusal to conceive a fifth child.
The incident, which occurred on a street shared by Facebook user Imaan Mike Umoh, quickly gained attention and ignited a heated debate on social media platforms.
The man’s desire to expand their family has clashed with his wife’s decision to avoid another pregnancy, suspecting her use of contraceptives. With four children already in the picture, tensions have escalated within the household.
Imaan Mike Umoh took to Facebook to share the unfolding drama in his neighborhood, where the husband and wife engaged in a serious confrontation over their divergent desires regarding expanding their family.
The husband’s ultimatum, threatening divorce if his wife did not comply with his wish for a fifth child, has sparked intense discussions online.
Social media users have expressed a wide range of opinions on the matter.
Some sympathize with the husband, citing his desire for a larger family and his role in providing for their well-being.
Others emphasize the potential risks and challenges associated with having multiple children, highlighting financial constraints and the strain it can place on the wife’s health and well-being.
“That one is even good na 5 children, the one in my very close neighborhood d wife born 9 and no serious food ever oooo, as she no come born like d next two years, fiam d husband accuse am of taking contraceptives. Mtcheeeew mfína!” A social media user said.