MP and gospel singer Judith Babirye files for divorce, accuses husband of violence

By Sania Babirye
Buikwe district woman MP also gospel singer Judith Babirye has filed for divorce in the Family court.
In her divorce petition Babirye  wants the court to dissolve her marriage with husband Samuel Niwo citing sadness  due to  what she describes as  Niwo’s cruel ,erratic , male-violent behavior and lack of respect.
She accuses Niwo of being a serial adulterer and neglecting his fatherly responsibilities to the many children he fathered out of wedlock. Babirye has also asked court to grant her sole custody of their ten year old daughter.  The family court has not yet summoned Niwo for to file a response.