The brother of Nicki Minaj, Jelani Mraj has been sentenced to 25 years to life. Nicki Minaj’s brother was given this sentence for being found guilty of raping stepdaughter repeatedly . Nicki Minaj’ brother was found guilty of predatory sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child back in November 2020. Sentencing Judge Robert McDonald told Minaj’s brother during sentencing ” You raped her over and over again”. Although Mraj did not admit to the crimes or guilt during the sentencing hearing, he did say sorry for being an alcoholic. “I”d like to apologize for the pain I caused. I had an excessive drinking problem”.