Popular Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo has responded to the lawsuit slammed against her by controversial Nigerian musician Azeez Fashola known professionally in music circles as Naira Marley.
Recall that Naira Marley in a letter signed by his legal representative Olalekan Ojo (SAN) & Co, accused Iyabo Ojo of publishing false and malicious content about the singer on her official Instagram account.
In the letter dated December 12, 2023, the musician’s lawyer also highlighted a series of comments made by the actress in September, stating that the content was malicious and caused substantial harm to Naira Marley’s reputation.
The actress was thus ordered to publish an apology on her official Instagram account and in a national daily within 7 days of receiving the letter failure of which will result in the commencement of legal proceedings with a demand for damages of N500 million from the actress.
Iyabo Ojo has now replied Naira Marley in a counter lawsuit filed by her legal counsel The Maverick Forte Legal said that she is looking forward to meeting musician’s legal team at no distant time so they can trash out the case in court.
The actress also claimed that the lawsuit filed against her Olalekan Ojo (SAN) was deliberately circulated on social and print media without deserving courtesy to serve her personally.
See her counter lawsuit against Naira Marley below;
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