A 30-year-old man recognized as Shamsudeen Ibrahim has sued a lady often called Hannatu Aliyu earlier than a Shari’a court docket sitting in Rigasa, Kaduna State for allegedly calling him homosexual.
Alhassan Aliyu, the lawyer for the complainant, alleged that Hannatu, who’s a thrift collector, met along with his shopper on the highway and requested him about one Murjanatu’s N1,000 day by day contributions, Punch experiences.
The lawyer mentioned his shopper, Ibrahim, had famous that there was a case of mistaken identification however Hannatu resorted to calling his shopper totally different names.
He mentioned, “My client categorically told her he was not Murjanatu’s messenger. The defendant rained insults on my client. She called him a pimp who acts like a gay.
”That is why we’re right here to complain in opposition to defamation of character praying the court docket to look into the matter and grant us justice.”
In her defence, Aliyu, denied the allegation, saying they have been false.
The decide, Malam Salisu Abubakar-Tureta, granted Aliyu bail on the situation that she offers a dependable surety with a N20,000 bail bond.
Abubakar-Tureta adjourned the matter till 2, August for the complainant to current his witnesses.