Following the death of the wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo of the Trinity House Church, Ibidunni Ituah-ighodalo, the families of Ighodalo and Olaleye Ajayi has been thrown into mourning.
iBrandTV gathered that Ituah-ighodalo, died in the early hours of Sunday, June 14 in a hotel in Port Harcourt from a suspected heart attack.
Ituah-ighodalo had travelled to Port Harcourt on Friday, June 12, for work. She was 39 and was to mark her 40th birthday on Sunday, July 19.
In a statement by the Ighodalo family, it reads: “The Ighodalo and Olaleye Ajayi families are deeply saddened to announce the sudden loss of our beloved wife and daughter Mrs. Ibidunni Ituah-Ighodalo who passed away in the early hours of today.
“As you will understand, this is a difficult time for our families and we will appreciate some privacy during this time. All information of burial proceedings will be provided in due course.”
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iBrandTV reported that she first hit fame when she won the Miss Lux beauty pageant competition as an 18-year-old undergraduate of the University of Lagos.
She married Pastor Ighodalo in 2007. The union was a controversial one as Pastor Ighodalo, then of Redeemed Christian Church of God, Christ Church Parish, Gbagada, had divorced his first wife Lucy-Ann Suinner. The church was said not to be happy with the situation and sacked him.
He went on to start his church called Trinity House.
News of her death drew many reactions on Twitter as she became the number one trending topic on Twitter Nigeria.