Jude Idada accused Omoni Oboli of copyright infringement for the movie, Okafors Law in September 2016. He accused her of using his storyline.
She, however, ignored his claims and went on to promote and set a release date for the movie for March 31st with the premiere, yesterday, 24th of March, 2017. The matter was being addressed in court for the copyright infringement and trademark violation.
Yesterday, an injunction was gotten for Okafor’s Law to prevent its premiere and also the release on the 31st of March. The 1st, 2nd and 3rd Defendants in the case, are Omoni Oboli, Dioni Visions & Filmone Distribution. At the premier, yesterday, the actress broke down in tears.
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"Emotional #OmoniOboli breaks down as the Nigerian premiere of new #okaforslaw was halted by Court Injunction. She however reassures fans and friends that the movie will still hit the cinemas soon. In her words, she wrote the script and the whole idea of the movie is solely hers. . . Via @yawnaijaent