Many Nollywood followers and fans have received with shock reports of star actor Olarenwaju James, 48, aka Baba Ijesha being arrested for defiling a minor.
The Lagos State Police Command has continued to justified baba Ijesha’s arrest after the case of defilement was reported on 19th April, 2021 by one Princess Adekola Adekanya at Sabo Police Station.
In a statement on Thursday, Police spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi explained that based on preliminary findings, the suspect started sexually assaulting the victim, 14 years, since she was 7 years old.
Adejobi stated that the the suspect confessed to the crime and was also captured by a CCTV camera in the house of the complainant.
The police spokesman also said the case has been transferred to the Gender Unit of the State CID, Panti, Yaba, Lagos for investigation.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has assured that justice will be done in the matter.