Insiders reveal to newsmen that Venita finally moved out of her matrimonial home in February this year after several years of domestic Violence which made her vanish from the social circle on whose platform she became a celeb.
The Insider revealed ”Aside from the frequent beatings she received, there was no money in the home and the kids could not even go to school, they were broke and stuck with each other at home fighting from Morning till night…She was not allowed to work and he could not meet up with the finances and things just went from bad to worse to serious beatings”
The Insiders reveal that with the help and support of her family and friends who told her to stop being ashamed and make a bold move, she is managing to stand tall again….
”Family and friends have rallied around her and gave her their support when she became depressed and whilst some friends gave her accommodation, her parents in the UK asked her to send the kids over so that she could find her feet. She has presently moved into her own accommodation after squatting with friends and is now looking for Jobs to survive”
Venita Akpofure and Mr. Tarka were married for 5 years and have two beautiful kids.
The actress featured in a number of top Nigerian music videos like Naeto C’s single “Finish Work” and Timaya’s single “Shake Ur Bum Bum. She later became the face of First City Monument Bank, Martini Rose and Mouka Foam.