Chidi Okwechime labels rape allegations 'nonsense' in ACT Supreme Court trial

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By Blake Foden
Updated June 20 2022 - 8:53am, first published 7:50am
Chidi Okwechime approaches court during his trial. Picture: Blake Foden

An alleged rapist has labelled allegations he sexually assaulted a social media influencer "nonsense", telling a court he was shocked to be accused of rape.

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Blake Foden

Canberra Times court reporter

As a journalist, I've covered everything from a royal tour and a terror attack to international sport. After stints in New Zealand, the UK and the Canary Islands, I returned to Australia in 2018. These days, I cover the ACT and Queanbeyan courts.

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