Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem who was porpular for songs like Mr. Lecturer & Jaga Jaga was reportedly arrested last week for allegedly assaulting his landlord.
According to social media blogger, Instablog9ja, the veteran rapper had attacked the landlord, Oladipo Abimbola, over an unpaid N535,000 accumulated electricity bill on January 3, 2020, at Valley View Estate, Ikeja, Lagos.
Eedris had arrived at the landlord’s compound to attack him after he was accosted for refusing to pay the electricity bills he owed after officials of Ikeja Electricity Distribution ( IKED) disconnected his house. According to the landlord, Eedris’ wife was the one who rented the apartment. He went on to reveal that Eedris Abdulkareem is a dangerous man and would stop at nothing to carry out his threats.
Reacting to the statement issued by the landlord, Eedris Abdulkareem accused the landlord of making advances to his wife. He alleged that his landlord had sexually harassed his wife in his absence and that all efforts to make him stop failed.
He also claimed that his landlord had once been arrested for a previous case of sexual harassment against a female tenant. There are however reports that the rapper has been released and the matter is still ongoing at the police station.