One Nigeria officer, Abayomi Shogunle head of Pubic Complaint Rapid Response Unit of the Nigerian police has become the talk of the internet in the West African nation.
Following a question put to the officer on Twitter about what the law stands on people having sex in public places. The officer, responded using his personal Twitter account (@YomiShogunle) saying Nigerian laws does not find anyone having broken the law for having sex in a public place while inside the confines of their car.
Sex in a car in a public place is not a crime in Nigeria provided;
1. Location is not a place of worship
2. Parties are 18 yrs+
3. The act is consensual (agreed to by parties)
4. Parties are of opposite sex
If threatened with an arrest over above, pls contact @PoliceNG_PCRRU. https://t.co/U1Dqk9Mywe
— Abayomi Shogunle (@YomiShogunle) December 11, 2018
Shogunle is an assistant commissioner of Police, so his tweet can be said to be authoritative on the matter. And it took no time before it began going viral with more than two thousand retweets and 1.6k likes as at the time of writing this …read more