Police Raid Calabar Hotel,Arrest 54 Prostitut3s & 56 Male Patronisers


The Cross River State command of the on Tuesday raided popularly called `Flower Mills Joint’ and arrested 54 prostitut3s and 56 who had gone to patronise them,Punch reports…

The operation was led by the Cross River State Security Adviser, Mr. Jude Ngaji.

Addressing journalists after the raid which lasted for about four hours, Ngaji said the hotel had been turned into a brothel for commercial s3x workers in Calabar. He added that the brothel had been used for criminal activities, selling of drugs and a hideout for criminals in the area.

According to him, the office of the State Security Adviser, in collaboration with security agents in the state, is working to ensure that criminals and prostitut3s are shown the way out of the state.

He said,


     “In collaboration with the office of the Area Command in Calabar, we used 11 trucks in conveying the and to the Command.

      “Each time you pass here at night, you find under-aged of about 13 and 14 years standing by and waiting for . 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 prosti-tution and criminality in the state. All the that were caught here are prosti-tutes and some of them were caught in compromising positions.

       “There is no law that legalizes prost-itution in Nigeria. The will be tried in court and we will ensure that they are returned back to their respective states.”He advised teenage to take their studies seriously and engage themselves in meaningful                    activities, rather than choosing the path of prosti-tution as a means of livelihood

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