Mercy Aigbe appreciates surviving one year after domestic violence
– Mercy Aigbe has taken to social media to mark 1 year of a domestic abuse-free life
– In 2017, she revealed how she was constantly abused by her estranged husband
– Well, she recently took to social media to celebrate, thanking God for the the strength of forgiveness and healing
In 2017, Mercy Aigbe trended on the internet, not for her acting prowess but for the much publicized crash of her marriage to Lagos businessman, Lanre Gentry. The actress revealed how she was constantly beaten and abused by him and for a brief period, he was arrested and even served a restraining order. Pictures of her bruised face and body flooded the internet as there were a lots of word exchange filled with ‘she said he said’ . At that point, it was clear that yet another celebrity marriage had come to an end. Well it’s been a year since the beautiful actress left the marriage and she seems to be nothing but happy about it. She recently took to social media to mark 1 year since she walked out of the abusive union, thanking God for the strength to move on.
Sharing photos of her then bruised face, she wrote: “A year! Thank you Jehovah for grace, for the spirit of forgiveness, for total healing,for strength and above all for Life!……..You are worthy to be praised #amazon #victor#beautyforashes #mercified
Recall a while back, NAIJ.com reported the news of how Mercy Aigbe’s ex husband, Lanre Gentry, took to social media to throw major shades at her. In a congratulatory message to a newly wedded Gabriel Afolayan, he prayed for God’s blessings on him while hoping that Gabriel married a good wife instead of prostitutes who mirror as wives.