Baba Ijesha Biography, Age, Family, Early Life, Education, Career And Allegations

Baba Ijesha

James Olanrewaju Omiyinka (popularly known as Baba Ijesha) is a Nigerian actor, filmmaker, director and singer.

He has been active in the Nollywood industry for decades and is popularly known for his comic roles in Yoruba movies. The veteran actor has been on the media for the wrong reasons after news of his alleged defilement case was reported by a fellow comedian, Princess Adekola Adekanya.
We'd be seeing James Olanrewaju Omiyinka's biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, spouse, education, entertainment career, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about him.
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James Olanrewaju Omiyinka Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on James Olanrewaju Omiyinka's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full name: James Olanrewaju Omiyinka
Nickname: Baba Ijesha
Date of birth: 28th October 1972
Age: 49 years (2021)
Place of birth: Osun State, Nigeria 
Nationality: Nigeria
Marital status: Single
Occupation: Actor
Net worth

James Olanrewaju Omiyinka Biography and Career

James Olanrewaju Omiyinka was born on the 28th of October, 1972. He originally hails from Ile-Ife in Osun State but currently resides in Lagos. He discovered his passion for acting at a very early age and in fact, joined his congregation's show group.

Over the years, he has grown to become one of the most popular actors in the Yoruba industry where he is based. He got his nickname 'Baba Ijesha' when he featured in a movie where he took on the role of an Ijesha man.

Personal Life

Not much is known about Baba Ijesha's marital status, but some online sources claim got married to a top manager at Samsung in 2012.
We also don't know whether the couple has any children from the reported marriage.

Rape Allegation

Popular actress cum entertainer, Damilola Adekoya notable as Comedienne Princess alleged that Baba Ijesha molested her foster child. According to the Police, Baba Ijesha confessed to the crime and was also captured by a CCTV camera in the house of the complainant.
The case is still ongoing, with the defendant being granted bail on health reasons.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Baba Ijesha on:
Instagram @BabaIjesha

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