Wednesday, 5 March 2014
Lagos: Police arrest famous Fuji musician, Abass Akande a.k.a. Obesere, for allegedly raping a 29-year-old woman.
Reports have it that Obesere raped 29 yr old Olanike Olaiya at his Okota residence, Lagos. Meanwhile responding to the allegations, the musician insisted the two had consensual sex because they were lovers.
Olaiya, who is a businesswoman, claimed that the celebrity who was introduced to her by one of their common friends, had previously promised to assist her in her business.
However, according to the victim, when she came to his place for a business discussion, Obesere started demanding sex.
According to the woman, she wanted to leave, but he insisted she should sleep over in his house because it was late and he claimed that it was dangerous to go out late in the night in his area.
In the middle of the night he reportedly came into the room, where she stayed, and raped Olaiya.
Medical examination showed that the woman had been raped, according to Vanguard.
Obesere on his part claimed the alleged victim was his lover and, moreover, that he asked her to go to a private hospital for treatment when she complained of bleeding.