The incident happened at Alhaji Agbeke Street, Ago Palace in Okota area of Lagos.
The 32-year-old Chinwendu was accused of continously assaulting her husband for not showing enough commitment in their marriage by getting her pregnant, leaving him scared of returning to their home.
According to reports, she started assaulting her husband in 2018, subjected him to more physical abuses after the police intervened.
The accused allegedly asaulted her husband after locking him up in their apartment 22nd December, 2019. She reportedly used a frying spoon to smash his head and face causing him grievous injuries, before forcefully collecting the sum of N650,000 from him in exchange for his life.
Despite warnings from the police, Chinwendu has been continually beating her husband.
She also assaulted a police woman Sgt. Ojooniyan Omonike, who was sent over by the DPO of Ago Police division to invite her to the police station.
However, she pleaded not guilty to the charges against her after being arraigned before the Magistrate of the Ejigbo court, Mr. T.O. Shomade.
The magistrate then fixed a date for the police to prove the charges against the lady, and granted her bail of N700,000 with two sureties in like sum.