Oladapo Oyebanjo, also known as D’banj, Popular Nigerian musician, has sued Seyitan Babatayo, a lady who accused him of raping her in Glee Hotel, for N1.5 billion.
This was disclosed in a suit brought before a federal high court in Abuja by D’Banj’s lawyer, Mike Ozekhome.
In the suit, D’banj asked Seyitan to pay the sum N1 billion for general damages which he said her allegation had caused him and an additional N500 million for aggravated punitive and exemplary damages.
“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…” The suit read.