Baba Ijesha case: Nigerian actor Olarenwaju James gets bail
A lawyer for Nollywood actor Baba Ijesha confirmed to BBC News on Wednesday that his client has been granted bail.
In an interview with BBC News, Barrister Adeshina Ogulana, who is the lawyer of the actor, said the magistrates in charge of the prison decongestion freed the actor on Monday evening.
There was never a clear indication of what the next step would be with regards to this case.
Baba Ijesha, the alleged perpetrator of a sexual assault on a minor, was arrested by the police a few weeks ago.
There has been a lot of buzz regarding the arrest of Baba Ijesha on social media sites, as some people have demanded the actor’s release on bail, while others have demanded that they keep him locked up.