Nigeria: Lagos socialite apologizes, faults failed marriage for suicide attempt
By Ahmad Hadizat Omayoza, Mamos Nigeria
A famous socialite in Lagos State, Farida Abdulkabir, prevalently known as Farida Sobowale, has apologized to her kids over her attempt to jump into a lagoon on the Third Central Mainland Bridge.
In a video clip that became viral sensation on Thursday night, the proprietor of Phreedah Body Care and Spa in Surulere, Lagos, was seen being placated by a few men with her black colored Sport Utility vehicle left next to her.
The heros in the recording should have been visible holding the business visionary, convincing her not to end her life.
City Round assembled that Abdulkabir was in the long run whisked away with her vehicle and taken to an undisclosed destination.
In any case, in a sound that had circulated around on social media , she pinned her self-destructive endeavor on her union with another Lagos socialite, Demola Okulaja.
She expressed, “Loved ones cautioned me not to go into the marriage. They let me know that the man just needed my cash however I was headstrong.
“It was love that drove me into this. He let me know that he would have been with me, make me bore kids for him.
“I am so upset for setting my youngsters in such a position. I could not have possibly excused myself assuming that I had deserted them in the wake of ending it all.
“I have pardoned my ex. May God give him another spouse.”
Farida was hitched to Okulaja in a great marriage around two months prior.
Nonetheless, she and her alienated hubby have taken part in fights via online entertainment, uncovering special kinds of mystery and calling each other unprintable names.