Police raid brothel, arrest 54 prostitutes, 56 'customers' in Cross River

Date: 22-09-2015 10:36 pm (5 years ago) | Author: Charles colins
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No fewer than 54 prostitutes alongside 58 men were on today arrested by police during a raid in a popular brothel called ‘Flour mill’ in the Calabar metropolis. The operation which was carried out by detectives from the Cross River State police command, was led by Governor Ben Ayade’s security adviser (SSA), Mr. Jude Ngaji.

Briefing newsmen after the operation, Ngaji said the brothel which used to be a hotel has now become a notorious place for commercial sex workers in Calabar.

He explained that the brothel poses a security threat in the State, adding that it now serves as a breeding ground for criminal activities. According to Ngaji, the brothel has become a hideout for criminals as well hard drug merchants in the State.

“Given the tourism status of Cross River, Gov. Ayade frowns on this despicable act where under aged girls are engaged in prostitution. He has therefore vowed to take drastic and decisive measures to stem the ugly trend. He has directed that the place be raided and shut down forthwith. Consequently, the governor has warned that other persons or groups involved in this unwholesome practice should in their own interest desist henceforth or face the wrath of the law”, he said.

The SSA, who advised teenage girls to always engage themselves in meaningful activities, said Nigeria does not have any law that legalizes prostitution. ``Each time you pass here at night, you find under-aged girls of about 13 and 14 years standing by and waiting for men.

This place has become an area of concern to the State and Cross Riverians. This place has become a Sodom and Gomorrah in Cross River and the raid was carried out to stop prostitution and criminality in the state. All the girls that were caught here are prostitutes and some of them were caught in a compromising position. No law legalizes prostitution in Nigeria. The girls would be tried in court and we will ensure that they are returned back to their respective states’’, he added.

Posted: at 22-09-2015 10:36 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
- yemoma at 22-09-2015 10:44 PM (5 years ago)
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Serious things
Posted: at 22-09-2015 10:44 PM (5 years ago) | Upcoming
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- gogoman at 22-09-2015 10:54 PM (5 years ago)
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abeg no spoil market officer make una go after army robber and saraki
Posted: at 22-09-2015 10:54 PM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- hackynoni111 at 22-09-2015 11:13 PM (5 years ago)
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its getting serious o
Posted: at 22-09-2015 11:13 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- hackynoni111 at 22-09-2015 11:13 PM (5 years ago)
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Quote from: yemoma on 22-09-2015 10:44 PM
Serious things

indeed
Posted: at 22-09-2015 11:13 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- hackynoni111 at 22-09-2015 11:14 PM (5 years ago)
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Quote from: gogoman on 22-09-2015 10:54 PM
abeg no spoil market officer make una go after army robber and saraki

army robber?? Undecided
Posted: at 22-09-2015 11:14 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- zeigbo at 22-09-2015 11:45 PM (5 years ago)
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Loling and passing make i follow 1 yeye say waisted generation

Posted: at 22-09-2015 11:45 PM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- dickieponga at 23-09-2015 02:10 AM (5 years ago)
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Quote from: gogoman on 22-09-2015 10:54 PM
abeg no spoil market officer make una go after army robber and saraki
No mind dem na ashawo dem fit catch...Wetin dey do dis olopa sef make dem leave dem na..
Apart from dem spoiling market,
me i dey bothered say prices go increase....
Posted: at 23-09-2015 02:10 AM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- dickieponga at 23-09-2015 02:15 AM (5 years ago)
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No wonda Ekaite no gree me poke, which kin wahala be dis.
D girl just dey cry yesterday she no gree tell me wetin happen until i con read am here...
Oooooooohhhhhhhhhhh who i go dey poke now...? Abeg anybody for here no any oda joint around dat area...?
I take god beg una make una hala me asap...
Posted: at 23-09-2015 02:15 AM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- Machealex at 23-09-2015 04:28 AM (5 years ago)
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Sai
Posted: at 23-09-2015 04:28 AM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Ifynancy at 23-09-2015 04:56 AM (5 years ago)
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Good for them. The most notorious and disgusting place in Calabar.Always an eyesore to see those underage girls showcasing their naked body. They should raid Atekong drive too. #KudosToOurAmiableGovernor #BenAyade.
Posted: at 23-09-2015 04:56 AM (5 years ago) | Newbie
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- livingstone80 at 23-09-2015 05:31 AM (5 years ago)
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good motives especially under age girls, good news in biafra govt!
Posted: at 23-09-2015 05:31 AM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Blessed75 at 23-09-2015 05:33 AM (5 years ago)
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Police is looking for money
Posted: at 23-09-2015 05:33 AM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Donchijoz at 23-09-2015 08:01 AM (5 years ago)
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Naija police and their useless work
Posted: at 23-09-2015 08:01 AM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- jossy4reall at 23-09-2015 08:17 AM (5 years ago)
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but why?

Posted: at 23-09-2015 08:17 AM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- proly at 23-09-2015 09:17 AM (5 years ago)
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Nice job
Posted: at 23-09-2015 09:17 AM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- Fazob at 23-09-2015 12:01 PM (5 years ago)
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Calabar is too clean a city to accommodate prostitution. u can ship them to owerre or aba even benin
Posted: at 23-09-2015 12:01 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- favourita at 23-09-2015 02:04 PM (5 years ago)
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STUPID NIGERIA POLICE MEN NA ASHEWO BODY UNA FOR GET POWER WEY SERIOUS MATTER DEY GROUNG. IDIOT FELLOW Tongue Tongue Tongue
Posted: at 23-09-2015 02:04 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- watford14 at 23-09-2015 02:31 PM (5 years ago)
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Sodom & Gomorah
Posted: at 23-09-2015 02:31 PM (5 years ago) | Newbie
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- DJSNIPPER at 23-09-2015 04:12 PM (5 years ago)
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calabar girls nawaoo
Posted: at 23-09-2015 04:12 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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