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Rape: Baba Ijesha arrives court for continuation of his trial
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Mon, 26 Jul 2021   ||   Nigeria,

Monday-26th July, 2021: Embattled Nigerian actor, Omiyinka Olanrewaju popularly known as Baba Ijesha, has arrived at the Special Offences Court in Ikeja, Lagos State for his trial on the allegation of sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl, who is a foster child to the popular comedienne, Adekola Adekanya, also called Princess

The 48-year-old is being tried on a six-count charge which includes sexual assault by penetration, indecent treatment of a child, and sexual assault. Others are the indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault and attempted sexual assault by penetration.

Ijesha was first arraigned in court in June and the court denied him bail.

This morning, Baba Ijesha arrived at the court at about 9:30 am in the company of his friends. Also in attendance at the court include Comedian Princess and Iyabo Ojo.


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