Nigerian Musician Arrested for Alleged Rape


Fuji musician, Alhaji Abass Akande, popularly known as Obesere, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 29-year-old business woman in his residence.
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Alhaji Abass Akande.

  • Nigeria:  Obesere Arrested for Alleged Rape

    Vanguard, 5 March 2014

    Popular Fuji musician, Alhaji Abass Akande, popularly known as Obesere, has been arrested by the Police in Lagos State for allegedly raping a 29-year-old business woman, Miss ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obesere Turns Rapper!

    Vanguard, 13 December 2013

    Charismatic Fuji musician, Alhaji Qudus Abass Akande popularly known as Obesere has delved into Afro pop sound with the release of Jaforie remix, featuring rap sensation, Reminisce ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Pioneers of Fuji/Afro Juju Music

    Leadership, 25 May 2013

    In the late 80s and early 90s, Nigerian music lovers witnessed a generation of great Yoruba Fuji and Afro Juju music particularly linked to the western part of Nigeria. ANTHONY ADA ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fuji Artistes, Obesere, Atawewe in Auto Accidents

    Leadership, 1 January 2009

    The Fuji industry is presently in a state of shock as two of its bigshot artistes, Alhaji Abass Akande Adeniyi popularly known as Obesere and Sulaimon Adio a.k.a Atawewe, this week ... read more »