Tag: Jelani Maraj

Nicki Minaj Cried When Visit Brother In Jail Before Christmas

Nicki Minaj paid her brother a visit in jail before Christmas and cried uncontrollably. The Young Money rapper’s older brother Jelani Maraj was convicted of sexually assaulting a minor on November 9th and is currently behind bars awaiting sentencing. He is facing decades in prison for the damning crime. Sources close to the Trini rapper told Dancehall HipHop that she paid him a visit with her mother and young brother just before the Christmas holiday and she broke down during the meeting. “She just couldn’t stop crying that’s her older brother, she paid for his wedding when he got married to the woman who testified against him in the trial,” sources revealed. Our sources told us that Nicki Minaj didn’t want to visit her brother in the Nassau County jail...

Nicki Minaj Brother Jelani Convicted Of Raping 11-year-old Girl

Tweet Share Nicki Minaj brother Jelani Maraj was convicted of raping an 11-year-old girl who was his stepdaughter. A jury returned the guilty verdict on Thursday after hours of deliberation, NY Daily News reported. Maraj, 38, sat in court stoned face as the verdict was read out. The highly publicized case saw the young girl and her brother testifying while giving graphic details of her sexual encounter with Maraj who was married to her mother. She told the court that he would rape her sometimes up to four times per day. Nicki Minaj did not attend court during the trial, but she reportedly foots her brother’s legal bill. He is now facing 15 years to life in prison. Jelani Maraj got married to the victim’s mother in 2015 in a lavish wedding that Nicki Minaj reportedly paid for. T...

Nicki Minaj Backs Out Testifying In Brother’s Rape Case

Tweet Share Nicki Minaj will not be testifying in her brother’s highly publicized rape case and for good reasons. The hip hop superstar’s older brother Jelani Maraj is currently on trial for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl. Last week, Page Six reported that Nicki Minaj will be a star witness in the high profile trial that could send her brother to prison for life. The 11-year-old victim is his stepdaughter and she told authorities that Maraj had sex with her up to four times per week. The rapper’s brother legal team also told reporters that she will take the stand in his defense. Despite the reports of Nicki Minaj testimony in the trial, sources told Dancehall HipHop that she is fully supporting her brother, but will not be taking the stand. “The talks of her [...