Etinosa Idemudia, a Nollywood actress, has bravely spoken out about her previous troubles, revealing that she turned to drugs to escape the abuse she faced from her separated spouse.
When she married at the age of 22, she endured horrible domestic violence that nearly killed her.
During an interview with prominent media personality Chude Jideonwo, the actress described the frightening encounters she had with her ex-husband, which had left her terrified.
In her own words;
“It [the demostic violence] got to a point where I was on drugs. Whenever he [my ex-husband] is coming home, normally as a woman you should be happy that your husband is coming home but I would just starched up and doped up so that no matter what he says, no matter what he’s doing, I’m just looking at him. Just so that there would be peace.”
She also added;
“I was green, I no know anything. I was a mumu. I was 22 when I got married. My ex-husband told me that ‘I’m not your friend, I’m your lord.”