James Omiyinka, popularly known as 'Baba Ijesha', is an embattled Yoruba actor, who's life and career came to a halt after he was enmeshed in an alleged defilement and child molestation scandal. The 48-year-old whose passion for entertainment drove him to come to Lagos in 1985 might lose everything after he was entangled in a case of child molestation in April 2021.
Few hours ago, Popular Nigerian Blog, Gold Myne TV took to their verified Instagram page to post video of Lege Miami during an interview session with their company. In Lege Miami words he said, "my worst day was when I interfered in Baba Ijesha's case".
Photo Credit: bbc.com One of the purposes of theatre is to project and promote the culture, and tradition of a group of people. So, it is in order that Yoruba theatre practioners otherwise called Yoruba actors use their movies, predominantly, to project the culture, tradition and way of life of the Yoruba people.
The alleged rape case of Olanrewaju 'Baba Ijesha' Omiyinka was heard at the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja on Tuesday morning. On Tuesday morning, during cross-examination, Damilola Adekoya, a comedienne and former friend, said she did not set up her foster daughter to be allegedly raped by Baba Ijesha, a coworker and former friend.
The popular Nollywood actor and movie producer, Yomi Fabiyi has cried out on social media that he is being made a scapegoat over his role in the ongoing case of his colleague, Omiyinka Olanrewaju popularly known as Baba Ijesha, who was accused of molestation and rape. Yomi Fabiyi who has been campaigning for a fair trial for Baba Ijesha recently released a movie titled "Oko Iyabo", which was based on the alleged rape incident involving Baba Ijesha and one 14 years old girl.
The trial of Nollywood star Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha, charged with alleged defilement, has been delayed to September 27 by an Ikeja Special Offences Court. The trial, which was supposed to resume on Wednesday, was canceled due to the absence of the presiding judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo.
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Messi Reveals When He'll Play His First Game For PSG Photo Credit - Daily Post Nigeria Newly signed Paris Saint-Germain star, Lionel Messi, has revealed that he will play his first game for the club when the staff thinks he is ready. The former Barcelona captain was asked when he could play his first game for the club, that's when he made that decision, since they are having a match against Strasbourg at home on Saturday before travelling to Brest next Friday.
According to a report released by Premium Times, comedienne Damilola Adekoya, popularly known as Princess said she baited Baba Ijesha with a "script conference " with a plan to confront him during the trial which resumed on Monday and adjourned to Tuesday, 27th of July, 2021, by the presiding Judge (Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo) after the counsel for Princess presented primary evidence against Baba Ijesha.
Senior lawyer representing the famous theater actor, Olanrewaju James Omiyinka popularly known as Baba Ijesha. Attorney General Babatunde Ogala SAN, has revealed his reasons for suing Baba Ijesha. In an interview with The Punch Lawyer Babatunde Ogala explained that, there was nothing more motivating for him to stand up for Baba Ijesha, than saying that he had been prosecuted and he accepted.
The trial of popular Nollywood actor Olanrewaju Omiyinka, which was stated for Wednesday and Thursday at the Lagos Special Offences Court in Ikeja, has been postponed. According to sources, the trial was halted due to the judges' long vacation. The judges will be on vacation until the third week of September, according to a source obtained by reporters.
Anike Ajayi-Kayode, child forensic interview expert, has explained to an Ikeja Special Offences Court, how Olanrewaju Omiyinka James, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, allegedly defiling a minor. Ajayi-Kayode, who is the Executive Director of Cece Yara Foundation, CYF, an organisation established to prevent child sexual abuse and provide emergency support for children.
In a recent video that surfaced on social media platform, Instagram, personal logistics manager, Israel DMW, to singer Davido prostrated as the singer finally forgives him. It could be recalled that Israel DMW who has been working for singer Davido for several years made a comment via his Instagram handle about the Baba Ijesha saga.
After revealing she met Baba Ijesha in 2008, Princess Damilola Adekoya, who is popularly known as Princess d'Comedian, revealed how Baba Ijesha Assaulted Her Daughter She said they became really close after 4 years and one day, after she underwent surgery, she collapsed and Baba Ijesha took her to the hospital, afterwards he accompanied her to her home, and that's when it all began.
Olanrewaju Omiyinka, alias Baba Ijesha, an embattled Nollywood actor, has posted a video on his Instagram page in which he praises legendary actress Mama Rainbow. Baba Ijesha is currently standing trial for allegedly defiling the foster daughter of Princess. Baba Ijesha, speaking in Yoruba, praised Mama Rainbow for her services to the film business.
The popular 48 year old Yoruba actor Omiyinka Olanrewaju James, also known as Baba Ijesha could have a significantly higher chance of being proven guilty of one or more of the six charges he is accused of, thanks to a report by a witness for the prosecution, Mrs. Olabisi Ajayi-Kayode.
According to a report released on SAHARA REPORTERS today, 11th of August, 2021, Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja was unable to continue with the sexual assault trial of popular Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha due to the absence of the Judge at the court today, Wednesday.
On the 22 of April, Mr Olarenwaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, was arrested by the Lagos State Police command on the count of defiling a minor. Even with the availability of a footage which portrays acts of tendency to defile a minor, the five-month-old case is currently been pushed back and forth in the courthouse.
The sexual assault trial of Nollywood Actor, Baba Ijesha, has been postponed after the absence of the Judge that is presiding over the case. The Special Offences Court in Ikeja Lagos State could not proceed with the sexual trial of the Nollywood actor. It was gathered that the judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, had joined other judges to observe long vacation.
The trial of Nollywood star Olanrewaju James, alias Baba Ijesha, charged with alleged defilement, has been delayed to September 27 by the Ikeja Special Offences Court. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the trial was canceled on Wednesday due to the absence of the presiding judge, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, who is now attending a Judges Retreat with other members of the Lagos State Judiciary.
A Special Offences Court at Ikeja, Lagos, could not sit on Wednesday for the sexual assault trial of popular Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, better known as Baba Ijesha, due to the absence of the judge. Sources say the presiding judge, Oluwatoyin Taiwo, had joined other judges to observe long vacation.