The late Olamide Alli, who was murdered by her fiancé, Chris Ndukwe, had concerns about marrying him and she voiced those concerns to friends in a voice note that has now been made public.
In the VN from 2018, Olamide told the friend that her wedding to Chris has been scheduled for October of that year, however, she wasn’t sure she wanted to get married to him.
She said they’ve known each other for years and they have two kids together, but she doesn’t want kids to be the only reason she’s getting married.
Explaining why she’s having second thoughts about marrying Chris, Olamide said she isn’t sure they know each other well enough.
The wedding didn’t hold again in October 2018. It was postponed to August 2020. Unfortunately, he murdered her in June 2020, leaving behind their sons, aged 7 and 3.
Before killing her, Chris locked her up in his room, put on loud music, then tied her up, covered her mouth with a duct tape, before he proceeded to pull out her braids from the roots, one after the other. He then stabbed her multiple times.
Hers was a slow painful death. Afterward, Chris committed suicide.
The voice note was shared by activist, Esther Ijiwere. She advised women to leave if they aren’t certain about a relationship.
Listen to the voice note below and screenshots of a chat between Olamide and a friend.
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Remember the 25-year-old mother of two, Olamide Alli who was stabbed to death by her fiance, Chris Ndukwe, in Lagos? . . A voice note from Olamide complaining about their on and off relationship has surfaced online. . . Apparently they were supposed to get married in October 2018 but they didn't go ahead because she wasn't happy in the relationship. She told the person she sent the voice note to that she doesn't just want to get married because they had children together. . . She said herself and Chris had been together for years but she wasn't sure they really knew each other. She told the person that a broken relationship is better than a broken marriage. . . Olamide and Chris who have been dating on and off for seven years were supposed to be getting married in August this year. They have a seven year old son and a three year old who has been a bone of contention as Chris has repeatedly doubted his paternity. . . On Sunday June 21, he locked Olamide in his room where he duck taped her, cut her braids and stabbed her multiple times with different knives until she died, and then committed suicide by drinking a pesticide.