The President’s daughter stated though she heard that somebody was utilizing her title to solicit monetary help from the general public, she by no means made any formal grievance.
Hanan spoke in a counter-affidavit she filed in response to a swimsuit by Okolie wherein he’s difficult his alleged illegal detention by the DSS.
The President’s daughter is listed because the second defendant within the swimsuit marked: FHC/ASB/CS/3/2020 filed earlier than the Federal Excessive Court docket, Asaba.
The counter-affidavit was deposed to, on her behalf, by Idris Abdullahi from the legislation agency of M. E. Sheriff and Co.
Abdullahi acknowledged that Hanan: “by no means made any grievance towards any Mr. Anthony Okolie to any officer of the State Safety Service or some other legislation enforcement company.
She was not privileged to even know anyone with the title of Mr. Anthony Okolie and has by no means reported him or some other particular person to any legislation enforcement company in Nigeria or any nation all through her life.
She has no grievance over re-registering a sim card she used seven years in the past to any particular person in Nigeria.
Although she was not proud of the general public grievance that somebody has been utilizing her previous sim card to solicit for monetary help, utilizing her title, she by no means complained to any authority and she or he was not conscious that the particular person’s title is Mr. Anthony Okolie till when the media revealed his story.
She was not too bothered concerning the rumours that somebody impersonated her by utilizing the true caller indicating her title to deceive the harmless members of the general public.
She doesn’t take pleasure in any such affect to warrant her trigger anyone arrested and even when she did have such powers, she would have used it positively to the advantage of the much less privileged folks surrounding her.
She knew concerning the title of Mr. Anthony Okolie when the media revealed that he was trying to serve her with courtroom course of whereas she was in her faculty abroad.
No person deserved to be punished for getting a sim card initially utilized by whoever, as long as he didn’t use the identical sim card to defraud unsuspecting members of the general public utilizing the title of the previous sim card proprietor.
She knew as a proven fact that a few of her relations complained that somebody was utilizing her former SIM card to solicit for monetary help however she by no means made any effort to know the Id at such particular person to not discuss of complaining incidence to the legislation enforcement businesses.
Her character was moulded to be tolerant and affected person in conditions like this and that even when she was within the nation at the moment, she wouldn’t have made a grievance towards Mr. Anthony Okolie since he didn’t gather any cash from her personally.
She was embarrassed by the applicant’s swimsuit not understanding something about him in her lifetime till after getting the method of this honourable courtroom.
The applicant transferred his grievance maliciously towards the particular person of the 2nd respondent who was not even conscious he was ever detained by anyone nor did she make any oral or written grievance towards the applicant to the first respondent or some other legislation enforcement company.
The applicant, if actually detained for that lengthy, he has didn’t do his homework and his act had induced the general public to have a flawed picture of the 2nd respondent.
The 2nd respondent (Hanan) was shocked the primary time she noticed her title over the applicant’s allegation and couldn’t imagine the applicant was referring to her.
The applicant was the primary to maliciously accuse her publicly for an allegation she is aware of nothing about.
A number of efforts to get any grievance written linking the 2nd respondent to the storyline of the applicant proved abortive.