Stop Talking! Court Bars Fani-Kayode’s Ex-Wife From Comments on Family, Children

Stop Talking! Court Bars Fani-Kayode’s Ex-Wife From Comments on Family, Children

  • Precious Chikwendu has been asked by the court to stop talking about his husband and children in the public
  • Chikwendu, the embattled former wife of ex-minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode was not to say things that will make the children identifiable
  • Also, the court also restrained the ex-wife from commenting on any social media platform of any information about the children

For the sake of the innocent children, an FCT family court sitting at the Magistrate District, Wuse Zone II, Abuja, has restrained Precious Chikwendu, concerning her children publicly.

According to the court, these comments could lead to identification of children. The court made this declaration based on the fact that the case is before for determination, Vanguard Newspaper reports.

Chiwendu is the former wife of ex-minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, the applicant in matter.

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Court bars Fani-Kayode’s ex-wife from comments on family, children
Fani-Kayode’s ex-wife barred from making comments about family, children. Photo: Dapo Soneyen
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The presiding judge, Njideka Duru, gave the order following a motion ex-parte moved by the applicant’s counsel, Adeola Adedipe, to the effect.

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The judge, thereafter, granted the order of interim injunction restraining Chikwendu “from publishing the names, address, school, photographs or making any comment, presenting any speech or paper whether at a public gathering or during a programme described as ‘Green Shift’ (Apostolic Roundtables) slated for Feb. 24.”

She also granted the order restraining the ex-wiife from commenting “on any social media platform of any information likely to lead to the identification of any of the children whose custody issues have been submitted to this court for determination, pending the determination of the motion on notice for interlocutory injunction.”

Adedipe, in the motion ex-parte marked: MN/05/2022 filed on Feb. 14 on behalf of Fani-Kayode, prayed the court for four orders, which include “an order granting leave to the applicant, to amend the originating process filed in this case.

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APC chieftain's ex-wife arraigned for allegedly attempting to murder him

Meanwhile, the former wife of Femi-Fani Kayode, Precious Chikwendu was on Monday, February 14, arraigned at the Federal High Court in Abuja for allegedly attempting to murder him.

Chikwendu was accused of attempting to stab the All Progressives Congress (APC) members with a knife back in November 2018.

She was arraigned alongside three other persons - Emmanuel Anakan, Prisca Chikwendu, and Osakwe Azubuike. Added to this, the defendants were also alleged to have been involved in offences bordering on cybercrime, intimidation, and threat to kill a woman named Lauretta.

Fani-Kayode: Three questions his estranged wife Precious Chikwendu needs to answer

Meanwhile, following the controversies surrounding the marriage of Fani-Kayode and Chikwendu, many Nigerians had waded into the development.

While some supported Fani-Kayode, others lambasted him, describing him as a bully.

Reacting to the development, Dayo Williams, a journalist and social commentator posed some questions for the former beauty queen.

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He said:

"I have deliberately refused the nagging urge to write about the virility or otherwise of Femi Fani-Kayode's manhood as claimed by his estranged wife for doing so will amount to invading the privacy of a private individual.


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