*Rising Nigerian singer, Ali Zainab Nielsen, better known as Alizee, has been shot dead by her Danish husband, Peter Nielsen. The incident reportedly occurred on April 5at their home in Ocean Parade, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos.
According to reports, she was murdered along with her 4-year old daughter, a member of her management team confirmed.
“Its really a shocking and sad development. We all woke up to the sad news of her death this morning and to find out that the homicide was committed by her husband makes it all the more sad. The Police has been brought in to the case and we’ll share more details as we get them.”
The circumstances leading to her death have yet to berevealed.
Alizee, who signed a two-year record deal with an Asian record label, Petra Entertainment in 2017, once told Vanguard: “It’s been a long time coming and I’m really happy this deal came through. From now on it can and will only get better. The decision to sign a deal with Petra Entertainment is appropriate and with technical brains like Kaycee and his team-leading affairs, I’m confident the outcome will surely meet yield a positive result.
Prior to inking a deal with the Japan-based label, Alizee was a Lagos-based up-and-coming. She has a single titled: ‘the dance masa watch: