Femi Olaleye, managing director of Optimal Cancer Care Foundation who was accused of raping his wife’s 15-year-old niece, has been remanded in Ikoyi prison pending the fulfilment of his bail conditions.
Olaleye who was arraigned before an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court by the Lagos state government on Wednesday, November 30, pleaded not guilty to the two-count charge of defilement of a child and sexual assault by penetration.
He was granted a bail of N50m with two sureties in like sum afterward.
The alleged offence came to light after Femi’s wife, Remi went public with it. Nigerians called for the doctor’s prosecution after Remi accused him and his family of threatening her for reporting the alleged rape case to the police.