Nigerian Police arrest 2 men for alleged homosexuality
The Ogun State Police Command has in custody two men after one of them filed a complaint that the other allegedly ruptured his rectum with a promise of N20,000. Disclosing this in a statement, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the two men, Ademola Adekunle and Okon Bassey, were arrested following “a complaint by the first suspect, Bassey, who reported at Onipanu Divisional Headquarters on Wednesday, August 29, that the second suspect, Adekunle is threatening his life.
Oyeyemi said, “Upon his report, the DPO, Superintendent Sangobiyi Johnson detailed detectives to effect the arrest of the said Ademola. However, the case took another dimension when on questioning, Ademola explained how he was introduced to Bassey by one of his bosses, who he simply called Mandela and how Bassey promised him N20,000 if he agreed to be his sex partner.Upon the confession, the two of them were promptly arrested and detained. Ademola was taken to hospital and medical report confirmed that his anus has been violently tampered with”. The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, has ordered the immediate transfer of the case to State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation.