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Singer allegedly killed by Danish husband died of trauma – Autopsy

Afeez Hanafi The police have said the report of a post-mortem examination of the late Nigerian singer, Zainab Nielsen, aka Alizee, shows that she died from trauma. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, said the trauma emanated from the injuries inflicted on her head. Zainab and her three-year-old daughter, Petra, were allegedly murdered […]
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