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Nigerian Musician Sentenced To 10-years Jail Term For Rape In United Kingdom

Valentine Chinyem

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A Nigerian, Olawale Hassan also known as Goldie 1, has been sentenced to a 10 prison term in the United Kingdom for raping a woman.

BirminghamMail reports that, Hassan, 34, a rap artiste, had made advances to the woman at a venue in Southend in February, 2017.

Hassan had promised to get her home safely after a show but instead drove her to a car park where he overpowered and raped her.

He was said to have ignored her requests for him to stop.

The Crown Prosecution Service revealed that, Hassan was found guilty at Basildon Crown Court of three counts of rape and one of sexual assault.

Adding thay, Hassan, from Grays in Essex, was jailed on Tuesday, October 6, for 10 years and two months.