On Air Personality, Ifedayo Olarinde popularly known as ‘Daddy Freeze’, is to pay N5m for committing adultery with his lover, Benedicta Elechi.
This development has seen Daddy Freeze who has been critical on the lifestyle of religious leaders with his #FreeTheSheeple movement, trending on Twitter.
On February 18, 2021, a High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State ordered Daddy Freeze to pay the said amount to Paul Odekina, who was married to Elechi at the time the alleged adultery was committed.
In court documents with suit No. PHC/403MC/2012, Mrs Benedicta Nkemdilim Odekina is the Petitioner/Cross Respondent, while Mr Paul Odekina is 1st Respondent/Cross Petitioner and Ifedayo Olarinde (Freeze) is the Co-Respondent to Petition/Cross Respondent.
According to pulse.ng, the presiding Judge, Justice Akpughunum ruled that Benedicta’s husband proved his case of adultery against Daddy Freeze and Benedicta through photographic, documentary and electronic evidence and also by the admission of Benedicta Elechi herself.