Popular nollywood actor, Olanrewaju James aka Baba Ijesha, has denied engaging Adeshina Ogunlana, former Chairman of Ikeja Branch of Nigerian Bar Association, as his lawyer, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
Baba Ijesha through his lawyer, Kayode Olabisan, released a disclaimer on Saturday stating that he never briefed Ogunlana to be his legal representative.
“I wish to state categorically and emphatically that I have never briefed the lawyer nor instructed him to act on my behalf in any way, or manner howsoever and whatsoever.
“He (Ogunlana) is not my lawyer, and whatever you heard or hear from him concerning my lawyers, the police or court case, does not represent the true position.
“He has been acting without my knowledge or consent,” he said.