I was once a victim of domestic violence – Monalisa Chinda


Nollywood actress, Monalisa Chinda has revealed that she once suffered domestic violence but was lucky enough to have the strength to fight through it.

The ‘Kiss & Tell’ actress took to her Twitter page Thursday, December 11, 2014, to make the revelation, saying: “I was once a victim of Domestic Violence but survived and even stronger, so, YES YOU CAN!’, ‘I say NO to Domestic Violence and you should as-well.”

The actress, who will be speaking at The Pearls Conference 2014 Friday, December 12, 2014 for a campaign bidding to stop domestic violence in the country, also revealed she would share her experience with the audience.

“I will be speaking at the Pearls Conference in Abuja, Friday and it’s an honour to share my experience with the world.”

Domestic violence is a pattern of behaviour which involves violence or other abuse by one person against another in a domestic context, such as in marriage or cohabitation.