By Gbenga Bada
Nollywood actor Olanrewaju Omiyinka aka Baba Ijesha will be arraigned at Magistrate Court 1, Yaba on Wednesday.
The actor and film producer will be arraigned for five count charges as instituted by the Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
A few weeks back, the DPP had recommended that the actor be charged under 5 provisions of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State.
The charges against the actor include 1. Section 135 – Indecent treatment of a child – punishable by 7 years imprisonment; 2. Section 137 – Defilement of a child – punishable by life imprisonment; 3. Section 261 – Sexual Assault by Penetration – punishable by life imprisonment; 4. Section 262 – Attempted Sexual Assault by Penetration – punishable by 14 years imprisonment; and 5. Section 263 – Sexual assault – punishable by 3 years imprisonment.