It may sound unreal, but the truth is a Cameroonian Court fined a lady N$ 500 for not showing up at her boyfriend’s birthday party. Until you test the law, the law will make no sense to you nor will the verdict of the court. You can not always “chop” a guy’s hard-earned money and think it is fun…
Full Story: A Cameroonian Court fined a lady N$ 500 for not showing up at boy friend’s birthday party
YOANDE, A lady has been ordered by the Cameroonian court to pay her boyfriend 23,750 frs (N$ 500) after he sent her 3,000frs (N$ 75) to pay for a taxi to attend the man’s birthday party but the lady did not show up and instead switched off her phone.
The man went to the court and filed the suit together with evidence which includes his. momo (mobile money) statement and WhatsApp chats between him and the lady before and after sending the money,after receiving the money then the lady ignored his messages and then switched off her phone.
The lady was ordered to refund the man 3,000 frs plus interest of 750frs and a further 20,000 frs in damages for the emotional anguish he went through.
The lady was detained awaiting payment of the damages by her family.
Source- Namibia Daily News.