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D’banj accuser releases push statement right after her arrest

Seyitan Babatayo, the girl who accused singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, commonly acknowledged as D’banj, of rape, has introduced a statement detailing the timeline of situations since she arrived out with her story.

In the statement, Seyitan insisted that she was raped by D’banj.

She also claimed that he arrested and intimidated her right after she came out with her story then threatened that he can “buy off any person in just the justice process in Lagos.”

In her statement, Seyitan insisted that she was “violated and raped” by D’banj soon after he allegedly acquired obtain into her resort place on December 30, 2018.

She explained she was pressured to appear out with her tale on June 3, 2020, to connect with D’banj out in his “hypocrisy” immediately after he went on-line to make a write-up about “saying no to rape”.

She extra that on June 6, 2020, she went to the Bar Seashore police station in Victoria Island to make a formal report but she was not attended to. She claimed her try was “thwarted by an officer of the regulation at the explained law enforcement barracks”.

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On June 16, she mentioned 4 armed police officers stormed her condominium and arrested her without having a warrant including that they attained entrance by pretending to be delivery men.

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In accordance to Seyitan, the next day, June 17, she was made to indication a “gag order” by the police and D’banj’s staff and she “could only submit on social media what had been permitted by D’banj’s team”.

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She explained she was then produced and D’Banj’s workforce allegedly picked her up and took her to an undisclosed area where she was “isolated, coerced, pressured, and intimidated in human being by D’banj and his team.”

She stated they allegedly took keep of her social media accounts and compelled her to say that her statement was a publicity stunt. 

Seyitan said she in no way came out for economical attain. She claimed at the time she arrived out, she only requested for an apology by way of her lawyers. She insists that the apology is all she’s however inquiring for.

She said she’s nonetheless working with the “effects of the rape, the trauma of recounting that multiple times this week and the indignity of getting held towards my will for two (2) times.”

“I’m still yet to appear to conditions with the simple fact that my basic human rights ended up stolen from me,” Seyitan said.

She extra that no just one need to be subjected to what she has been via, from “the violent abuse which happened to me in a hotel place that the doorway was locked to becoming intimidated for speaking up.”

“Most importantly, nobody should have the correct to use their title or standing to intimidate survivors who converse out or to tamper with justice.”

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