Nigeria's 'Baba Suwe' Goes Free

Popular Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, regained his freedom after 24 days in the custody of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on suspicion of drug trafficking.

Photo: This Day

Comedian Baba Suwe

  • Nigeria:  After 24 Days in Captivity, Baba Suwe Regains Freedom - But is the Drug Saga Finally over? (analysis)

    This Day, 5 November 2011

    It's been over three weeks of drama. Many Nigerians followed the drug saga with keen interest. But relief came the way of Baba Suwe Friday as he was released by Justice Yetunde ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Baba Suwe Freed

    Daily Champion, 5 November 2011

    Popular Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe,, yesterday, regained his freedom after 24 days in the custody of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Baba Suwe - NDLEA Bows to Court At Last

    The Moment, 4 November 2011

    POPULAR Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina, a.k.a 'Baba Suwe' on Friday regained his freedom after 24 days in the custody of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Baba Suwe Gets Conditional Bail

    This Day, 1 November 2011

    An Ikeja High court Tuesday ordered the release of Nollywood comedian, Mr Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe if by Friday, November 4, he fails to excrete any substance that is in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  I 've Excreted 15 Times and Nothing Was Found - Baba Suwe

    Vanguard, 2 November 2011

    An Ikeja High Court, yesterday, ordered the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, to release the popular comedian, Mr Babatunde Omidina, a.k.a. Baba Suwe, on Friday, if no ... read more »

InFocus