Mrs Busola Dakolo, better half of Nigeria’s inspiring vocalist, Timi Dakolo, has actually lastly dragged the Creator and Senior Pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, to court over her rape claims.
Busola Dakolo and Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo COZA.
An FCT High Court in a writ of summons gotten on Monday by the News Company of Nigeria (NAN) dated Sept. 6 and served on Fatoyinbo, bought the Pastor to appear prior to it within 14 days of the service or judgment might be given up his lack.
” You are thus commanded that within fourteen (14) days after the service of this writ on you, inclusive of the day of such service you do trigger a look to be gotten in for you, in an action of Mrs Busola Dakolo.
” And take notification that in default the complaintant might continue, and judgment might be given up your lack,” the summon read.
NAN reports that the court might subpoena Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, the Senior Pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), as he has actually been noted amongst the witnesses Busola will be utilized to develop her case.
Busola through her attorney, Pelumi Olajengbesi & Co., is looking for the order of the court to force Fatoyinbo to release a plainly worded apology to Busola on the front page of a minimum of 2 (2) National Newspapers and 2 Nationwide Tvs for 7 days running consecutively.
Busola Dakolo had 2 months ago made a stunning discovery in a comprehensive interview with Chude Jideonwo, a legal representative and reporter of how the Abuja-based cleric raped her as a teen.
She declared that Fatoyinbo had sexual intercourse with her on Sept. 23 and Sept. 26, 2002, triggered her constant psychological distress and total up to deliberate infliction of psychological distress.
The viral video report had actually set social networks and other online platforms on fire, stimulating shock, reaction and criticisms from Nigerians, particularly the Christian neighborhood.
It will be remembered that Pastor Fatoyinbo was apprehended throughout interrogation over the rape claims at the Force Head Office in Abuja in August.
He was ultimately launched on bail.
He had actually previously boycotted the panel established by the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) to examine the rape claims versus him, declaring that he was encouraged by his attorneys not to appear.