Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha, has hired two Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SAN, to represent him during his alleged child molestation case proceedings at an Ikeja Special Offences Court.
The two SANs, Dada Awosika and Babatunde Ogala, appeared before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo during Thursday’s proceedings.
The senior lawyers announced their appearance with a team of six junior counsels to represent Baba Ijesha in his defence.
The Lagos State Director of Public Prosecution, DPP, Olayinka Adeyemi, led the prosecution for the state.
The DPP was accompanied by four state prosecutors.
Comedian Damilola Adekoya aka Princess, who accused Baba Ijesha of sexually molesting her 14-year-old foster daughter, was also present in court for proceedings
Another Nollywood actor, Yomi Fabiyi also made an appearance in the courtroom.
As at the time of the filing of this report, proceedings began at 11 01 a.m.