The story of a woman with blue eyes, Risikat Abdulazeez has taken a new twist after her husband, Wasiu Dada denied abandoning her and their children because of their unusual eye color.
The story of the woman and her children made rounds across social media platforms after a lady posted a photo of them on Facebook which went viral.
According to Risikat, her husband stopped performing his duties as the head of the home after she gave birth to her children who inherited her eyes.
She alleged that he started spending days away from home after which he eventually abandoned them.
In a twist of event, the woman’s husband during an interview with ThePunch denied her allegation, revealing that he initially got married her exactly because of her blue eyes.
Dada stated that he was surprised to hear that he left her because of same he reason he fell in love with her.
He further stated that Risikat’s alleged waywardness always caused a rift between them, accusing her of not showing him enough respect and always berating him for not doing enough for the family
Dada accused his wife of using his children to beg for alms by using their photos on social media and that it is a scheme to ask for money.
Riskat however insisted he abandoned her because of her eyes. She revealed that it was his family members who pressurized him to leave the marriage as they believed she and her daughters are jinxed.
Watch full video of the couple speaking below;