Yemisi Abiose Ajayi, the wife of pastor Tunde Tolulope Ajayi, says her husband is an inhuman sadist who battered her for 17 years as a punching bag.
The wife of Tunde Tolulope Ajayi, the senior pastor with the with the Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministries, told that she was regularly and mercilessly battered for 17 years and can’t take it any more, because she is afraid her husband would kill her.
Yemisi Abiose Ajayi applied for help to Violence Against Women activist Ify Onyegbule, who revealed the story of domestic violence in pastor’s family on social media.
Ify Onyegbule told that the woman contacted her after her husband beat her mercilessly on 30 September to a pulp at Casso area of Alagbado.
“What will drive a man to this extent?” asked Ify Onyegbule, adding that “I am on this story and I will keep you posted. As we speak, Yemisi has moved out of her matrimonial home…and is at a loss of what her next line of action should be because according to her “he won’t rest but will continue to make trouble with me”“.
Every fourth Nigerian woman suffers domestic violence in her lifetime, claims report by a consultant psychiatrist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri.
In her statement to press Ms. Kadiri told that the worst forms of domestic violence are rape and homicide, and that domestic violence is one of the major social issues in Nigeria. Battering and trafficking are other grave forms of abuse experienced by Nigerian girls and women. Battered women suffer physical and mental problems as a result of domestic violence. Kadiri considers domestic violence to have serious destructive social consequences including physical and psychological disorders.