How to Draft affidavit verifying petition of divorce.

AFFIDAVIT VERIFYING THE PETITION.


I, …………………………….. P.O. Box ………………………, (muslim or christian) do hereby
make oath and say as follows;

1.That The matters stated in paragraphs 1 to 7 of the petition are true and I know the same of my own knowledge. I refer to the Affidavit attached hereto. I also refer to the certificate of my marriage attached here to.

2.ThatThe matters stated in paragraph 8 (a), (b), (e) and (f) of the petition are true and know the same of my own knowledge. My knowledge of the matter stated in paragraph 8 (c) and (d) of the petition is derived from information supplied to me by ………………………….. of P.O. Box ……………………… and I believe the
same to be true. I refer to the birth certification of the said
…………………………….. attached hereto; marriage certificate of the said ……………………….. and his deceased wife and death certificate of the said deceased wife attached hereto.

3.My knowledge of the matter contained in paragraph 9 of the petition is derived from information supplied to me by ………………………………. and I believe the same to be true.

4.That The matter contained in paragraph 10 of the petition is true to the best of my
knowledge.

5.That The matters contained in paragraphs ……. and ….. of the petition are true and I know
the same of my own knowledge. I beg to refer to the consents of (a) ………………………….. (the parent) and (b) ………………………. (spouse of
petitioner) attached hereto.


SWORN at ……………… by the said }
………………………… identified to me by }
…………………………. Who is known to } _______me personally in my presence this ………… } DEPONENT day of ………………………. }

BEFORE ME:

Namr___________________

Address………………………………………

Signature……………………………………

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