A man who has been in the matter of preparing young ladies to Lagos to end up sex laborers, ended up in a bad position than he can deal with.
Mr. Victor Obano, a 33-year-old hotelier, has been captured by the Police in Lagos State for purportedly compelling young ladies to act as whores in his lodging at Ijegun on the edges of the state.
A DailyPost report demonstrates that a business sex laborer, who distinguished herself essentially as Effortlessness, was additionally captured.
As indicated by the report, Obano goes to spots like Cross Stream, Akwa-Ibom and Edo states to bait young ladies with the guarantee to secure employments for them, yet later drive them to function as whores in his lodging, after which each paid N2,500 every day for utilizing the rooms.
The casualty’s close relative was said to have held up an objection at the State Criminal Examinations Division, SCID, Panti, Yaba, that her more youthful sister’s telephone was seized by her lord for the affirmed reason.
The suspect was paraded at state Police Charge Base camp, Ikeja, weekend, before newsmen.
In his confession, Obano said, “I met the lady three months ago through a friend, when I traveled to Calabar for a friend’s burial, that she had problem taking care of her two children.
“She begged me to bring her to Lagos so that she could work and take care of them. But before bringing her, I went to see her father who also consented to her coming.
“Before we left Calabar for Lagos, I told her what she would be doing when we get to Lagos and she agreed. The first money she made, she sent it back home for the upkeep of her children, but suddenly she was not concentrating on the hustling anymore.
“She started going out with some boys in my area which annoyed me and I seized her phone.
“I was in my hotel on Wednesday when policemen came and arrested me for trafficking girls and also forcing them into prostitution.
“Some of the ladies in my hotel came through their friends to work; nobody is forcing them into what they are doing. They pay N2,500 daily for each room they use.
“What I am after is money; whenever the girls come I always provide them accommodation. I don’t chase them away.”
But Grace said she knew anything about the case.
According to her, “I only came outside to urinate when policemen who came to raid the hotel arrested me. What I was able to gather was that, when the victim was brought into the hotel, we never knew she had a sister in the neighbourhood.
“It was when the owner of the hotel seized her phone for going out with some boys in the area that her sister brought police to arrest our chairman.
“Since my children and I were abandoned by my husband, it was my mother who was taking care of us.
“That was what prompted me into prostitution to care of my children. But I thank God I have being able to make a living from the work I do.”
Affirming the captures to newsmen at the weekend, the Magistrate of Police, CP, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, who paraded the suspects, encouraged guardians and watchmen to be careful about the individuals who come to them with a guarantee to help their young lady youngsters secure employment in Lagos.