Lagos - The Chairman, Board of Copyright Society of Nigeria, Chief Tony Okoroji, has lost a libel suit against veteran musician Onyeka Onwenu, reports Punch
Okoroji sued Onwenu for a newspaper article published in 2011 which Okoroji considered to be a deliberate attempt to malign or defame him.
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In the said publication it alleged that Okoroji diverted N3m donated by the Cross Rivers State Government towards the final burial of the late Nigerian musician, Essien Igbokwe.
Both Okoroji and Onwenu served on the committee for the final burial of Igbokwe.
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