OAP, Daddy Freeze who has made an attractive career out of criticizing
some Nigerian pastors with his #FreeTheShepple Movement on social media
has been exposed by his former wife who has recounted the alleged ugly
side of him.
Daddy Freeze) reached out to BellaNaija, a blog to tell her own truth
concerning the events that led to their separation.
social media accounts with the same name – @andelasmith – have been
making several allegations against Freeze in the past couple of days.
even had a trial. The issue now is the last time we went to court the
judge wanted to speak to our children (as they) were also involved in
the abuse. My son has a kneecap that was broken when he tried to cover
me when his father was beating me. He is just learning how to walk
properly again and started playing football in January.
handle this. I kind of saw all this coming tho because when I was
leaving he threatened me that if I left he will destroy me on social
media because he has the power to do so as I am nothing and he is
everything and there was no way I was going to survive without him.
first thing my daughter to me “Mummy I’m so glad this is the house we
came back to, and not VI.” This is a situation where there was abuse
Benedicta. I have enough evidence with my lawyers that will show all the
abuse I went through. He cursed my son for covering me up while he was
hitting me. My kids are in a much better place now and are happy. We
live in a better situation and a more positive environment.
exactly know how to handle what happened to me. There was no go-to book
or counsellor; my not responding then was me broken, confused and lost.
He used to beat me and put her on speaker phone and say “look I’m
beating her and she has refused to leave” then she would scream at me to
get out of the house. But I didn’t have anywhere to go.
have no idea who the person is behind the Twitter account, but I am not a
coward and if someone has come out with 100% truth of what happened,
then I will speak up.
come out and say yes it is true. He was given a court order to stop
humiliating me on social media but he hasn’t stopped.
interview and my daughter goes “mummy you’ve been quiet, and it’s almost
like you are afraid of him” My son said “mummy you’re afraid of daddy
even though we’ve left” I had to let them know I’m not afraid of him and
that’s why I’ve decided to speak up.
he was coming from. That was one of the reasons why I stayed so long.
Even when people asked why I stayed with him when I was admitted into
the hospital in 2006, I told them this was someone I basically grew up
with, there was so much we had ahead of us so I wasn’t going to walk out
he would have killed me, just because I didn’t have anywhere to go. He
kept everybody away from me. I think he is disturbed, and this may be
his own way of crying out for help.
New reports by Pulse Nigeria claims that there was a first “warning”