- Masked Security Officials Surround COZA
Busola, the wife of popular singer, Timi Dakolo had alleged that the COZA founder had forcefully raped her when she was young.
The mother-of-three narrated how Pastor Fatoyinbo allegedly forced his way into her when she was a teenager.
Fatoyinbo, however, denied the allegation, though admitted that Busola once attended the same church with his family.
The clergyman consequently ordered his lawyers to institute both criminal and civil cases against Busola.
Speaking in COZA Abuja on Sunday morning, Pastor Modele Fatoyinbo denied allegation against her husband
According to her, “My husband cannot rape anyone even as an unbeliever.”
Meanwhile there is heavy police and security presence at Abuja headquarters of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA on Sunday morning.
Security officials including personnel of the Nigerian Army, the police, Nigerian Civil Defence Corps have stormed the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) in Abuja.
At the church, located in Guzape, more than 30 security officials were present with security vehicles parked at strategic points. The deployment is higher than the usual security presence during services.
Today’s service is the first since Busola Dakolo, a photographer and wife of musician Timi Dakolo, accused the pastor of raping her when she was 18.
Her allegation has led to calls by many Nigerians and groups for the arrest and investigation of the pastor.
Many others have also stood by the pastor who issued a statement saying he has never raped anyone even as an unbeliever.