ADEOLA AJAYI, EKITI
The entire globe now awake over the rape scandal on the popular Nigeria Hip/Afro Singer Oladapo Oyebanjo, aka D’Banj.
The popular artist has sued Seyitan Babatayo, a Nigerian lady, who accused him of rape for N1.5 billion, also N500 million from the lady for aggravated punitive and exemplary damages.
Thesuit signed on Friday by Mike Ozekhome, his lawyer, and brought before a federal high court in Abuja.
“An order directing the defendant to pay to the claimant, the sum of N1,000,000,000 (One billion naira) only representing general damages over the untold embarrassment, derision, public ridicule, odium, obloquy, marital disharmony, mental agony and psychological trauma which the defendants tweets and publications have caused the claimant,” the suit partly read.
“An order directing the defendant to pay to the claimant, the sum of N500,000,000 (five hundered million) only, representing aggravated, punitive and exemplary damages…”