Baba Ijesha, real name James Olanrewaju faces a possible life imprisonment for the alleged sexual assault he was arrested for.
On April 22, Lagos State Police Command said the Nollywood actor was in detention for allegedly defiling a minor
Police spokesman, Muyuwa Adejobi said the case was reported on April 19 by Princess Adekola Adekanya at Sabo Police Station.
The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu ordered the transfer of the matter to the Gender Unit of the State CID, Panti, Yaba, Lagos for investigation.
Baba Ijesha, 48, allegedly first assaulted the victim when she was 7 years old. The girl is now aged 14.
On Tuesday, the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice Moyosore Onigbanjo provided an update on the case.
Onigbanjo said the Directorate of Public Prosecutions…