Speaking with News of the People, Lanre vehemently denied ever beaten Mercy saying he was unperturbed by the fabricated news that may soon be a matter of embarassment to the journalism profession.
Gentry queried why has no journalist spoken to Mercy on the matter and why was soneone claimed to have skull injury go to church on Sunday?
The businessman described his alleged tweet talking of promiscuous woman as bladerdash because he did not author such neither did he grant any interview to anyone.
“When Mercy posted her picture in church on Sunday on the instagram, did they see any sign of bruises on her face?” Gentry asked.
He explained that all the pictures being circulated were location pictures and wondered what the purveyors of the allegation stand to gain.
Said he “the funiest thing is that they claimed Governor Ambode will be coming after me as if he is the husband of my wife. Well, my wife has asked me to ignore all the rumour just as she has not said anything and thats what I have maintained since’
Full interview later