Several Nollywood actors including Iyabo Ojo have taken to their social media pages to share their opinion on Baba Ijesha’s defilement case.
Baba Ijesha was arrested earlier this month after he was caught on defiling a 14-year-old girl in Lagos. He was caught on camera committing this shameful act.
It was further revealed that he had been sexually molesting the minor since she was 7-years-old.
After the news of his atrocity went viral, so many Nigerians including his colleagues took to their social media account to condemn his actions.
Actress Iyabo Ojo also shared her opinion on Baba Ijeshas scandal via a video on her Instagram page. She expressed her disgust for his actions and she also blasted her colleagues who were defending the actor.
She indicated that some of her colleagues on social media were defending Baba Ijesha and further cautioned them to stop. The described the incident as a very sensitive situation.
Iyabo explained that most people make it difficult for victims to open up because people cover up when the perpetuator is a well-known or influential person.
She said the security camera was a plan to reveal that which was hidden and he fell for it because that was the true fact about him.
She also addressed those who were asking for the footage of the incident to stop because a minor was involved in it and it is not safe to reveal her identity.
She further disclosed that she had nothing against the actor and even if any of her biological/foster kids were caught in a terrible act like this, she will ensure they face the full wrath of the law because she will never support any wrong-doing.
She captioned the Instagram post with:
“Please let’s be mindful in my industry, this is a very sensitive issue & we should all remember that a 14 sssyear old child is involved. She is watching the Internet, if you can’t support or help her don’t hurt her the more. Thank You.”
Watch the video below:
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