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Baba Ijesha

Friend opens GoFundMe account for Baba Ijesha, targets N24m donation

Friends and family of embattled actor, Olanrenwaju Omiyinka, popularly known as “Baba Ijesha” have opened a GoFundMe account to cover his legal expenses.   Baba Ijesha was arrested and detained by the Lagos state police after he was alleged to have sexually molested a minor at age 7 and 14. He[Read More…]

‘I begged Princess to drop Baba Ijesha’s case and she refused’ – Iya Rainbow

Veteran Actress, Idowu Phillips also known as ‘Iya Rainbow’ says she begged Comedienne Princess for four days to drop the case of Baba Ijesha but she didn’t. Baba Ijesha was arrested and detained by the Lagos police after he was alleged to have sexually molested a 14-year-old girl who lives[Read More…]

Just In: Court grants Baba Ijesha N2million bail

The special offences courts unit of the Lagos state high court has granted Baba Ijesha, the embattled Nigerian actor, bail in the sum of two million naira. Baba Ijesha was arrested and detained by the Lagos police after he was alleged to have sexually molested a 14-year-old girl. The 48-year-old[Read More…]

Alleged sexual assault: Baba Ijesha pleads not guilty to six count charge

Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka alias Baba Ijesha has pleaded not guilty to a six count charge of allegedly assaulting two minors. He was arraigned at the Special Offences Court in Ikeja. Baba Ijesha who has been in custody since his arrest on April 22, is standing trial before Justice Oluwatoyin[Read More…]

Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha denied bail but he had with him a book titled “how to thrive in perilous times”

The Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, on Wednesday, declined granting the bail application brought before it by embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha. Baba Ijesha, during his arraignment Wednesday, wore a blue t-shirt, was taken to court in a black maria vehicle of the Rapid[Read More…]

Veteran actor, Elesho begs Princess to forgive Baba Ijesha

Veteran actor and President of the Association of Nigeria Theatre Practitioners, Adewale Elesho has called on Princess, whose foster child was allegedly molested by Baba Ijesha to have mercy on the accused. The ANTP president pleaded with the stand-up comedian in a video on Thursday, saying that she should temper[Read More…]

Alleged Sexual Assault: Baba Ijesha will remain detained – Lagos CP insists

The Lagos state commissioner of police, Hakeem Odumosu has insisted that Nollywood Yoruba actor, Olanrewaju James, also known as Baba Ijesha will remain detained until the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) suspend its nationwide strike. The Commissioner said this on Wednesday while reacting to a protest led by fellow[Read More…]

Nigerians sign petition against Baba Ijesha’s bail as his video confession to sexual assault surfaces

In the wake of reports that the police is about to release Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James popularly known as Baba Ijesha who was arrested for sexual assault on Friday, a video has surfaced revealing he confessed to the act and blamed the devil for his disgraceful actions. The actor was[Read More…]

‘How Baba Ijesha raped my teenage foster daughter’ – Princess

Popular Nigerian comedian, Princess has narrated how the now arrested Yoruba actor, Baba Ijesha raped her teenage foster daughter. In a lengthy instagram video, Princess revealed that the immoral act happened in her house when Baba Ijesha came to her for help. She said, “Some years ago, I had challenges[Read More…]

Popular Yoruba Actor, Baba Ijesha arrested for allegedly raping 14 year old

The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday arrested a popular Yoruba actor, Olarenwaju James aka Baba Ijesha, for allegedly raping a minor. The Lagos State Police spokesperson, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said preliminary findings revealed that the suspect allegedly began sexually assaulting the victim, 14 , since she was 7 year old.[Read More…]