BEVERLY HILLS, April 28, (THEWILL) – Princess, the popular Nigerian Comedian, has revealed that her foster daughter was the girl at the centre of the rape allegation against popular Yoruba actor, Olarenwaju James, also known as Baba Ijesha.
THEWILL had earlier reported that BIjesha was arrested after he confessed to molesting the 14-year old since when she was seven.
The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, had announced that Baba Ijesha started defiling the girl when she was seven-years-old.
This development has continued to sparked reactions on social media as many Nigerians are calling for justice.
Joining the fray, Princess in a video shared on her Instagram page that after the crash of her marriage, some parents allowed about six children in number, to stay with her so she wouldn’t be lonely.
During that period, she was also assisting Baba Ijesha as well as the children.
According to Princess, it was during one of his visits to her house that he molested one of the three girls staying with her.
The comedian stated that the defilement had an adverse effect on the child as she started to decline academically and otherwise.
“After seven years, the girl told me and someone else what Baba Ijesha did to her after she saw him in a movie. I called him for a meeting in the house where I set up a CCTV camera where he was captured trying to molest the girl again.
“I left the house and told him to relax I’ll be back soon, immediately I left he searched my house to see if anyone was in aside the girl and later proceeded to defile her.
“I can’t even disclose the things he did while I was monitoring on my phone but immediately I saw her stand up to the kitchen where there was no camera I and the police entered the house and arrested him,” she narrated.
Princess, who broke down in tears, stated that she queried the actor asking why he did such a thing to the girl and he confessed ‘It was the Devil be.”
The comedian further berated those who are accusing her of trying to “tarnish his image.”