Lagos- Superstar Singer 2Baba( formerly known as 2face Idibia), has been sued by photographer Emmanuel Okolo, for N120million, for a copyright infringement, reports Punch
The photographer suit is against the musician and Anthonio Anifite before Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos.
He alleges that the defendants made use of some photographs he took at the traditional wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Idibia in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State in 2013 without duly attributing the works to him or acknowledging him contrary to an alleged agreement.
The defendants have not only urged Justice Idris to dismiss the photographer’s suit but they also filed a counterclaim wherein they demanded N150m damages from him and his studio.
2Baba and his wife claim that the photographer crashed into the venue of their traditional wedding, took pictures and circulated same for commercial gains without their permission.
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