The police have interrogated singer, D’banj, over the allegation that he raped a lady named Seyitan Babatoyo, in December 2018, the Punch Newspapers has claimed.
Based on the paper, the 40-year-old singer maintained his innocence when he was questioned by an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Adaku Anya, on the Pressure Legal Investigation Division, Garki, Abuja.
“D’Banj has been questioned twice on the FCID, Abuja. He was questioned final week and likewise this week. We’ll depart no stone unturned as we examine the matter,” a police supply advised the paper.
The supply additionally claimed that Babatayo was additionally invited to provide a press release on the similar station however was allowed to submit her assertion in Lagos after pleading that she couldn’t afford to journey to Abuja.
This comes after a press release was launched on her behalf on Wednesday, insisting that she was certainly unlawfully detained by the police and D’banj and coerced into withdrawing her allegation.
D’banj, nevertheless, on Monday maintained that he’s harmless till confirmed responsible.
“Harmless till confirmed responsible…., Cease social media trial #SAY no to rape and human rights violation,” he captioned an Instagram video of himself singing and dancing.