Post-Natal Depression Made Me Want To Kill My Son – Rapper Skepta’s Mom

Ify Adenuga, the mother to award-winning rapper Skepta (actual name Joseph Junior) narrated her ordeal while suffering from post-natal depression.

According to her, she frequently wanted to kill her son after his birth.

She narrated how she would approach Skepta’s dad and tell him her thoughts of throwing the boy off the balcony.

Skepta and his mother Ify Adenuga
Skepta and Mother Ify Adenuga

She added that she would stand on the balcony and as she watched people go by, she couldn’t believe what she was thinking.

“What if I throw him down? People would gather around his body, ambulance, police and fire brigade would be here,” she used to think.

When she realized she was suffering from post-natal depression, she said she knew she needed to get help.

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