Baba Ijesha Arrested Over Sexual Harassment Of A Minor

The Nigerian popular comic actor, Olanrewaju James known as Baba Ijesha, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police for allegedly having sexual relationship with a minor.

Lagos Police spokesman, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, explained that the 48-year-old actor was arrested after a case of sexual harassment was reported by Princess Adekola Adekanye at Sabo Police Station on April 19, 2021.

The case had been transferred to the gender unit of the state CID, Panti, Yaba for proper investigation.

According to report, the actor started having the affair with the minor seven years ago when she was 7-year-old.

Baba Ijesha had confessed to the crime, as it was also reported that he was captured on CCTV camera sexually assaulting the victim, who’s now 14-year-old.

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered for proper investigation into the case, and he promised to do justice on the matter.

Baba Ijesha is well-known for his roles in Yoruba movies with his comic character.


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