Wife of the Enugu State Governor, Clara Chime, has finally broken her
silence in an exclusive interview with Channels Television, as she
recounted her ordeal in the hands of her husband.
As Governor Sullivan Chime's wife, she was in the public eye for about
5years. She has however been in the news recently because of the
controversy surrounding her life in the Government House of Enugu
Things fell apart when she reached out to some members of the human
right community and legal practitioner, Femi Falana, to save her from
Her appeal generated reactions from Nigerians and the civil society
with several accusations, most of which bothered on unlawful detention
and violence against women, given the physical and psychological
suffering she was reported to be facing.
In this exclusive video, while recounting her experience, she also
debunked claims that she had mental problem.
She said: "I suffered from depression and the treatment I got from my
husband led to it."
She also thanked Nigerians for coming to her rescue, expressing her
joy that she is "now liberated."