- Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe drops husband's name, reverts to maiden name
- The actress reveals that her estranged husband refuses to show up in court on Monday, May 8 when they had a hearing
- She says he is claiming being on admission while in truth he has liase with the Nigerian police to hide the truth
Embattled Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe has reverted to her maiden name as she drops her husband’s name Gentry from her social media handle.
The mother of two did this after suffering domestic violence from her husband.
The actress has edited her Instagram name. She droped her husband's surname from her IG profile. She went from mercyaigbegentry on Instagram to realmercyaigbe.
Meanwhile, the actress has called out her estranged husband, Lanre Gentry on her Instagram page on Monday, May 8.
According to her, they were supposed to be in court in the morning of Monday, May 8, 2017, but her husband failed to show up claiming he is on admission in the hospital. This has led the Lagos state police command declared him wanted.
Read her post below:
“Why will a man who claims to love you, beat you to the extent of breaking your skull?.........wat was my crime? @asiwajulanregentry you have to tell the world what my crime was?...... Now you are on the run!....... trying to connive with the police so I won't get justice!!!!!!!...... lanre youcan run but you can't hide, you can tell all the LIES in this world but trust me at the end of it all the TRUTH will prevail and I will get Justice....... People keep saying I shouldn't talk and that I should think of our child.......... but you keep threatening to kill me, why I don't know!!!!!!!!!!!..... Now that you are conniving with the police I don't feel safe and I have to cry out!...........
We were supposed to be in court this morning and you lied that you are on Admission and can't be in court! @asiwajulanregentry you on admission? God, you can never stop LYING........then again I ask you why are you afraid to come to court?
#onlyweakmenhittheirwives #saynotodomesticviolence #iamavictimandiamspeakingout #ihavebeenquietfortoolong #timetotalk #sufferedfortoolong”
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had earlier reported that the wife of Ooni of Ife, Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi has joined her voice with those campaigning against domestic violence and other forms of violence against women. She advised women suffering from the menace to speak up so as to help themselves and others in similar situation.
Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state leads march against gender-related violence in Ogun state. NAIJ.com TV was there: