COZA scandal: Aisha Buhari reacts to rape allegation against Biodun Fatoyinbo

COZA scandal: Aisha Buhari reacts to rape allegation against Biodun Fatoyinbo

The wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, has lent her voice to the rape scandal involving the founding pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo.

On Wednesday, July 10, through her official handle, Aisha subtweeted a TVC round-table discussion on the rape allegation.

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In a subtweet, she tweeted the hashtags #IGofPolice #EveryoneGetInvolved #SayNoToRape.

It should be noted that Aisha Buhari in recent past has joined her voice to others seeking a better place for women in the society.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that the Coalition of Public Interests Lawyers and Advocates (COPA) have written the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, asking him to ensure justice is served in case involving Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor, COZA.

It was gathered that Pelumi Olajengbesi, convener of COPA, said in a statement on Monday, July 8, that the group is asking that the matter is not under the carpet.

Olajengbesi also asked that the pastor should be tried in Lagos where the matter was reported.

“Our demands are simply that the matter be allowed its due course within the jurisdiction where the complaint was filed," he said while calling on the police to take urgent action on the matter that had already in the public glare without giving rooms for doubt in their ability.

The lawyer further called for the execution of a valid and active warrant of arrest against Fatoyinbo in order to restore the confidence of the ordinary Nigerians.

As a reaction to the controversy, Pastor Fatoyinbo stepped down from performing his pastoral duties in the house of God.

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Fatoyinbo made the announcement in a statement he released on his Instagram page where he stated that he would be taking a leave of absence from the pulpit of the church.

Legit.ng also gathered the COZA head said that he has never rapd anybody before as he denied the allegation.

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