The autopsy conducted on the late Nigerian singer, Zainab Nielsen, has revealed that she died of head trauma as a result from the injuries inflicted on her head.
This latest development would hopefully bring her murderer to book and give the family and friends of the deceased peace of mind as they finally find succor to move on, while justice will be served.
During a press briefing on Monday,April 16,2018, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal said;
“The autospy report revealed that Mrs. Zainab Nielsen suffered trauma as a result of the impact on her head.
Secondly, the forensic experts revealed that there were bloodstains from the couple’s bedroom to the kitchen. Even though they were cleverly wiped from the floor, they were still able to detect the stains with the application of special chemical reagents.
In addition, bloodstains were also discovered on the wash hand basins and on the hand towel the suspect used in wiping his hands after the commission of the offence.”
It may be recalled that the deceased singer and her three-year-old daughter, Petra, were allegedly murdered on April 5 by the singer’s Danish husband, Peter Nielsen, in their residence at Bellasta Towers, Banana Island, Ikoyi
Her 53 year old Danish husband has been arraigned for the alleged murder, on two count charge of unlawful killing, was not taken by Chief Magistrate Kikelomo Ayeye, as he was reportedly taken to Ikoyi Prison.
Prosecuting counsel, Effiong Asuquo, tendered a three-page application, containing 15 grounds for Nielsen’s remand in prison.
He noted that:-
“There is overwhelming forensic evidence linking the defendant to the assault and murder of his wife and daughter. Investigation has also shown that the defendant was habitually violent to his late wife, Zainab”.
For her bereaved family; her death though painful, but the beautiful memories of the late singer would forever remain in their minds.