Nollywood Actress Halima Abubakar has reacted to the cease and desist legal threats from Apostle Johnson Suleman to her.
Recall the controversial cleric threatened a defamation suit against Halima Abubakar for calling him out on social media, threatening her with lawsuit if she did not discontinue her alleged attacks on his personality.
In a letter titled ‘Defamatory Statements Concerning Apostle Johnson Suleman; Notice to Cease and Desist’, dated September 28, 2022, Apostle Suleman warned the actress to discontinue her attacks on his personality or risk being dragged before the court of law.
The letter read: “Dear Ms Halima Abubakar, Our client is an Apostle and Senior Pastor of the Omega Fire and Miracle Ministry International, with branches in all states of Nigeria and several countries of the world. By virtue of his Apostolic caling and reach he has several millions of followers who look up to him and his ministry for spiritual guidance and direction.
“It is our brief that you caused to be published malicious, defamatory and demeaning statements about our client in several micro-blog sites, chiefly Gistlover, and your Instagram handle halimabubakar, which have wider reach within Nigeria and the world.
“The statements, with their imputations, include the following; “Shan, you said you don’t thinkl am smart? lol ask sule. At your big age I’m glad gistlover sent that list. Thank you gistlover for calling me out. I for dey lie and lie for sule. Never. God bless you gistlover. But your list smal for real! Johnson try me.”
Meanwhile, in her reaction, the Actress and her family may not be taking the threats seriously, as she has hinted no discontinuance.
In her reactions, she seemed ready to take her fights to a logical end, hinting her readiness for courts.
She wrote on her Instagram: “JS, sure, see you at the court.”
The Nollywood actress has been speaking up in recent months about her alleged affair with the pastor. She claimed he is responsible for her long-term ailment and also alleged he told her he was divorced at the time she carried on an affair with him.
She also claimed that Mr Suleman had sexual affairs with other actresses and she has been calling out Shan George for denying that she is one of the actresses.
On Instagram, she said that her life is in danger and that the cleric should be held responsible if anything happens to her.