Nigerian actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, who was arrested for allegedly molesting the foster daughter of comedienne, Princess, is going to be arraigned in court on Wednesday, June 16, 2021.

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He was arrested in April and a video was circulating of the actor confessing to his crime.

He will be arraigned at the Magistrate Court 1, Yaba.


He was charged under five provisions of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State.

These includes, “1. Section 135 – Indecent treatment of a child – punishable by 7 years imprisonment, 2. Section 137 – Defilement of a child – punishable by life imprisonment, 3. Section 261 – Sexual Assault by Penetration – punishable by life imprisonment, 4. Section 262 – Attempted Sexual Assault by Penetration – punishable by 14 years imprisonment and 5. Section 263 – Sexual assault – punishable by 3 years imprisonment.”