The Lagos State Government has ceased investigations and closed its case against Nollywood actor, James Olanrewaju aka Baba Ijesha.
Baba Ijesha is facing a six-count charge bordering on indecent treatment of a child, sexual assault, attempted sexual assault by penetration and sexual assault by penetration of a 14-year-old girl at an Ikeja Special Offences Court.
After a cross examination of the 6th prosecution witness by the defence, The Lagos State Director of the DPP (Department of Public Prosecution) Mrs. Olayinka Adeyemi announced that the prosecution has closed its case against the defence.
In response to the case closure, the defence attempted to file a no-case submission. The case was adjourned until Jan. 26, 2022 for adoption of the no-case submission.