The Lagos State Government has asked the Nigerian Police to forward the duplicate of the case file on the alleged assault on Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe by her husband, Lanre Gentry.
In a letter written through the Directorate of Public Prosecutions, the State Government showed interest in prosecuting the alleged case of assault.
The State Government contended that the assault breaches sections 171, 243 and 244 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
According to the State’s Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team, Domestic Violence is a crime against the State.
Mercy Aigbe is currently in the United Kingdom to see the doctors for further treatment while her husband took to Instagram to share a photo of another lady on his lap He wrote that he does not regret his past but regrets the time he has wasted with the wrong people.