Nollywood actor, Yomi Fabiyi, has asked the police to release his colleague, Baba Ijesha, on bail.
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Fabiyi, in posts on Instagram, said it is against the law to hold a suspect without trial.
He also said it is illegal to deny anyone bail for a “bailable offence”.
Baba Ijesha has been in police custody for over two weeks, after he was arrested for allegedly defiling a minor, who is the foster daughter of comedienne, Princess.
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“Release Baba Ijesha on bail now. It is against tne law to hold any suspect down longer than allowed under our law without trial/bail for a bailable offence in Nigeria…” he wrote.
See his posts below: