Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, detained by police for allegedly assaulting a minor sexually has been granted bail.
This was confirmed on Monday by his lawyer, Adesina Ogunlana.
“He has been granted bail about one hour ago. We are working to perfect the bail. He was granted bail on health grounds. He has not been released. He will be released after his bail conditions have been perfected,” he told The Punch
Among the bail conditions listed by the lawyer for Baba Ijesha’s release are two reliable sureties – one of them must be a level 10 officer, a direct blood relation, and N500,000 bail bond in like sum.
It was gathered that Baba Ijesha was granted bail when magistrates went around police stations across the State, hearing cases of some suspects.