Yoruba popularly known actor, Baba Ijesha, has been granted bail out of police custody. the actor who was arrested back in April over an alleged case of child molestation and sexual abuse over a young girl of 14 years old. The young girl who happens to be the victim is the daughter of Nigerian comedian popularly identified as ‘Princess’. Baba Ijesha was granted jail today, May 17th, on health grounds by the magistrate who was at the State Criminal Investigation Department Panti to review some cases in a bid to decongest the police facility.
According to Baba Ijesha’s 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 met.” 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 officers, a direct blood relation, and N500,000 bail bond in like sum.