- Daughter of former governor of Edo state Lucky Igbinedion has threatened to sue a Nigerian geologist for defamation
- The woman identified as Osasu Igbinedion said she would sue the geologist identified as Olusesan after he accused her of stealing campaign funds in 2007
- Olusesan had made the accusations after Osasu talked about Nigeria's democracy
Osasu Igbinedion, the daughter of the former governor of Edo state, Lucky Igbinedion, has threatened to sue a Nigerian geologist identified simply as Olusesan for defamation of character.
The trouble between the two began after Osasu shared a tweet, talking about how someone had asked her if Nigeria is a democratic nation. She said she paused to think if Nigeria is actually a democratic country.
According to her, Nigeria is a country where fundamental human rights such as free speech are trampled on, government critics arrested in gestapo manner and court orders are disobeyed.
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In reply to her view of Nigeria's democracy, Olusesan said Osasu's father the ex-governor should have been killed for stealing if Nigeria is not a democratic country.
Olusesan went ahead to claim that Osasu had taken campaign funds in 2007, without doing any campaign and ran away to the United States.
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The woman replied to his claims by threatening to sue him for defamation of character. She noted that she would take him to court and follow a due process like a democrat.
In other news, Legit.ng had earlier reported that a TV presenter Charles Anazodo and singer Tiwa Savage got into a clash of their own on social media. The presenter took to Twitter to call out Savage for walking past him without saying hello. Tiwa Savage responded to the tweet, accusing him of not greeting her either.
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