Nigerian Actress Iyabo Ojo has released the video showing Yoruba actor Olarenwaju Omiyinka aka Baba Ijesha confessing to allegedly sexually molesting a 14-year-old girl under the care Nigerian comedian cum actress Damilola Adekoya.
In the Video, Baba Ijesha is heard apologizing after he had been allegedly caught molesting the teenager.
Olarenwaju Omiyinka was arrested on Thursday, April 22, 2021 for defiling a 14-year-old girl.
“The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Olarenwaju James ‘m’ 48, aka Baba Ijesha, popular Nollywood actor for defiling a minor. The case of defilement was reported on 19th April, 2021,” part of the statement read.
The news of his arrest has led to strong reactions and backlash from the Nigerian movie industry.
According to Punch, a directive has been given by the Lagos Police Command for the release of the actor.