For Ali Zainab Nielsen, the dream to become one of Nigeria’s greatest singers seemed to be finally coming true with her husband and daughter by her side.
However, her life was cut short and her dreams, destroyed, by her Italian husband.
According to a source who spoke to LIB, Alizee, as she was popularly called, was allegedly murdered by her husband, Peter Nielsen, together with their 4-year old-daughter, Petra Nielsen, in their Banana Island home in Lagos on April 5.
Confirming the tragic news, a member of her management team had this to say: “it’s really a shocking and sad development. We all woke up to the sad news of her death this morning and to find out that the homicide was committed by her husband makes it all the more sad.
The Police have been brought in to the case and we’ll share more details as we get them.”
The events leading to their deaths is yet to be determined but sources stated that the bodies have been deposited at a mortuary as police are currently working on the case.
Before her death, Alizee, an indigene of Kogi state had signed a two year record deal with an Asian record label, Petra Entertainment in the year 2017.
The record deal came with a brand new Ford explorer, a house in Banana Island and international distribution with affiliates of her record company in Asia.