Baba Ijesha found guilty of sexually assaulting 14-year-old minor
An Ikeja Special Offences Court has convicted the embattled Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James, AKA Baba Ijesha, of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old minor.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, in a two-hour judgement on Thursday, convicted Baba Ijesha of indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault and attempted sexual assault. He was sentenced to 16 years imprisonment.
Taiwo, however, discharged and acquitted him of count one and count six, which were: sexuality assault by penetration and attempted sexual assault by penetration.
At the time of filing this report, the case has been stood down for a few minutes for sentencing of the convict.