Examinations conducted on the late Nigerian singer, Zainab Nielsen, aka, Alizee, has been revealed and according to the report, she died from trauma which emanated from the injuries inflicted on her head.
This latest development was made today by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, at a press briefing on earlier today.
One of Nigeria’s fast rising music star, Zainab and her three-year-old daughter, Petra, were allegedly murdered on April 5 by her 55 years old Danish husband, Peter Nielsen, at their residence at Bellasta Towers, Banana Island, Ikoyi. Peter, was arrested and subsequently arraigned on two counts of murder last Thursday at a Yaba Chief Magistrate’s Court.
Police prosecutor, CSP Effiong Asuquo, told the court, while tendering a remand application, that Peter hit his wife’s head on the wall, noting that she died from the injuries she sustained, and that the suspect poisoned their daughter afterwards and dragged their bodies to the kitchen. Peter was remanded in Ikoyi prisons while the case file was forwarded to the Directorate of Public Prosecutions for legal advice. Read what Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal said today at the press briefing today;
“The autospy report revealed that Mrs. Zainab Nielsen suffered trauma as a result of the impact on her head.
Secondly, the forensic experts revealed that there were bloodstains from the couple’s bedroom to the kitchen. Even though they were cleverly wiped from the floor, they were still able to detect the stains with the application of special chemical reagents. .
In addition, bloodstains were also discovered on the wash hand basins and on the hand towel the suspect used in wiping his hands after the commission of the offence.”