The village people are having a ceremony between two groups and a large crowd shows up to watch.
Uzowulu presents his Complaint
One group has a women, Mgbafo and her brothers. The other group on the right side has Mgbafo's husband, Uzowulu, and his family.
Witness Come to Testify
A drum beats, then the crowds look towards the Egwugwu House, the supposed house of the Umuofia gods. This is a very secret house and only the members of the Egwugwu can enter.
The Conclusion to The Court Case
Uzowulu acuses the other side of coming into his home and beating him up. The other side also took his wife and children away from him.
Uzowulu's Neighbor comes to testify and confirms that the man has beaten his wife.
I am Uzowulu's Neighbor
The Egwugwu consult each other in private and come to a decision. Uzowulu is ordered to bring wine to his in laws and beg for his wife back and he is not to beat her anymore. The in laws are also told that they should give Uzowulu's wife back intern for the wine.