Comedienne and actress, Princess has revealed how she got threats for speaking up for her daughter who was molested by actor, Baba Ijesha.
Following the court verdict on the case, media personality, Chude Jideonwo released an unaired footage from his interview with Princess during the heat of the scandal where she spoke out on the death threats and insults she has been receiving.
According to Chude Jideonwo, he never released the footage for fear that it would affects the court proceedings.
Speaking in the video published late Thursday, the comedienne noted that she had earlier regretted speaking out about the case.
When asked if she felt regret, Princess said, “Now, I don’t, but in the first two to three weeks, I did.”
She noted that she felt regret because “they put a bounty on my head. They wanted to kill me.”
She added that many of Nollywood practitioners who she held in high esteem disappointed her with their stance against Baba Ijesha.
Princess added, “Some people that I respected so much, I found out that they were the ones pushing him (Baba Ijesha).”
Following the sentence, the comedienne had taken to her Instagram page to write, “God is not man,” as she shared a news recalls hours after the court verdict was read, Princess took to Instagram to rejoice over his sentencing.
Sharing a TikTok video of her dancing, she wrote, “God is not man”.
Princess spoke exclusively to me about the steep price she paid for speaking up about the man called Baba Ijesha.
— Chude Jideonwo (@Chude) July 14, 2022