Rape Scandal: I Am Not Dakolo’s Lawyer – Femi Falana
Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Femi Falana, has stated that his chambers is not in charge of Mr Timi and Mrs Busola Dakolo rape scandal case.
The human rights activist, however noted that he only intervened when the family were scared over their petition being ignored.
According to The PUNCH, Falana clarified his position in a text message on Tuesday.
Revealing on how he came into the matter, Falana said he was contacted after the Dakolos had written their petition.
He said, “They wrote their petition before contacting us. When they met us, they expressed the fear that their petition might not be investigated. We intervened by requesting the police authorities to investigate the complaint. The IG has already granted the request. I confirmed the position to you yesterday (Monday).”