Actor Baba Ijesha To Be Arraigned In Court On June 24

Olanrewaju Omiyinka

Olanrewaju Omiyinka is a Nigerian actor, widely referred to as Baba Ijesha, who is arrested on Thursday at the Ikeja Special Offenses Court after he was accused of defiling Comedian’s foster daughter, the Princess.

Since his detention on 22 April Baba Ijesha has been held in custody and will stand trial before the court Oluwatoyin Taiwo on 24 June, a list of cases provided by the judge.

The case is listed in the court list of cases NAN reports.

On 16 June, on allegations of indecent treating a kid, defilement of a child, sexual assault through penetrating, attempted sexual assault by penets, and sexual abuse, the actor was brought before the Yaba Magistrates Court.

He pleaded not guilty to the charges but was remanded in custody by Magistrate P.E Nwaka due to indications that the matter is before the High Court.

Magistrates Nwaka in that ruling said:

”I have carefully considered the application of the counsel to the defendant seeking bail for the defendant and the opposition by the counsel from the DPP.

“Since there are indications that the matter is before the high court and the defendant will appear before the court, no bail can be given.

“The defendant must be accorded full medical attention by the authorities pending his arraignment


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