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Baba Ijesha Has Been Sentenced To 16-Years In Prison

Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Ikeja domestic violence and Sexual Offences Court on Thursday sentenced a Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka baba Ijesha, to 16 years imprisonment. Baba Ijesha is facing six counts of child defilement that include indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault, tried sexual assault by penetration and sexual assault by penetration. […]

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“Baba Ijesha Defiled Minor Twice”, Child Forensic Expert Tells Court

A child forensic interview expert, Mrs Anike Ajayi-Kayode, on Tuesday, narrated before an Ikeja Special Offences Court how Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James (alias Baba Ijesha) allegedly groomed and defiled a minor (name withheld). Ajayi-Kayode is the Executive Director of the Cece Yara Foundation, a non-governmental organisation founded to prevent child sexual abuse and provide emergency […]

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Court Grants Baba Ijesha ₦2 Million Bail

Nollywood actor, Olarenwaju Omiyinka alias Baba Ijesha has been granted bail. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Ikeja Special Offences Court granted bail in the sum of two million naira and two sureties to Omiyinka. POLITICS NIGERIA learned that the judge ordered that one of the sureties must be a blood relative of the defendant and […]

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Court denies Baba Ijesha bail

Yaba magistrates’ court has denied popular Yoruba actor Olarenwaju James aka Baba Ijesha bail. Baba Ijesha, in police custody for over one month, was arraigned on Wednesday. Baba Ijesha, through his lawyer, Kayode Olabiran, requested bail over his worsening health condition. While delivering a ruling on the bail application, Magistrate P. E Nwaka said Baba […]

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Baba Ijesha Granted N500K Bail On Health Grounds

Olanrewaju James, a Yoruba actor popularly known as Baba Ijesha who is standing trial for alleged sexual asault, has been granted bail on health grounds. Baba Ijesha had been in custody at the State CID, Panti, for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old-girl in the home of comedienne Adekola Adekanya, popularly called ‘Princess.’ Due to the industrial […]

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BREAKING: Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha Faces Possible Life Imprisonment As Lagos Recommends Prosecution

The Lagos state government has recommended the prosecution of Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, known as ‘Baba Ijesha’, under 5 provisions of Criminal Laws of the state. The police had in April arrested Baba Ijesha for sexually harassing a 14-year-old girl.Announcing his arrest in a statement, Lagos police spokesman, Olumuyiwa Adejobi alleged that the actor had […]

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