I am not Timi Dakolo’s lawyer – Femi Falana
Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has said his chambers is not representing singer Timi Dakolo and his wife Busola.
Earlier, Timi Dakolo in a Press Conference addressing rape allegations leveled against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo and the show up of police men at his house in Lagos, Timi said in one of his statements “Our lawyers Falana Falana chambers, representing us.”
The human rights lawyer told The PUNCH on Tuesday that he only intervened when the family expressed fear over their petition. This he said to clarify reports of stepping as the lawyer representing the Dakolos.
Falana said he was contacted after the Dakolos had written their petition.
“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).”