Sports Cabinet Cecretary Hassan Wario’s estranged wife is in court seeking Sh400,000 maintenance fee per month. Kaltum Dima Guyo has sued the Sports CS over maintenance claiming she played a vital role in making Wario by paying his college fees.
She is seeking Sh150,000 as house rent, Sh50,000 for food and Sh50,000 for medical expenses. She further seeks Sh50,000 for entertainment, Sh25,000 for utility bills, Sh40,000 for transport and and Sh35,000 for grooming.
In court documents, the woman claims that the two were childhood friends who got married in September 1997. The marriage, however, did not bear any children.
Through Lawyer John Khaminwa, the woman claims that she resigned at Kenya Tourist Development Corporation to join Wario in the United Kingdom where they stayed together in a flat in the city of Norwich.
She alleges that it was a result of her increased income that they were able to live a suitable life and enable Wario have a conducive atmosphere to enable him finish his studies.
However, the two divorced in May 2012 at a court in England. She has accused the CS of being selfish alleging that Wario refused to help her even after she assisted him in achieving his dream of studying law and obtaining a law degree.
“Our divorce was due to Warios infidelity, our relationship was strained by the constant trips sometimes outside the United Kingdom made by Wario without my knowledge,” she said in court documents.
She alleged that Wario refused to help her sell a house they co-owned in UK that she was awarded after the divorce to recover debts. High court judge Isaack Lenaola directed that the case be heard before a family court. – COMPILED BY BERNICE MBUGUA AND ALEX NJUE