A 32-year-old gay pimp identified as Prince Chinecherem, has been arrested alongside a 16-year-old boy in Lagos state.
According to The Nation, Prince Chinecherem is the ringleader of a gay gang who engaged in their illegal acts in Lekki.
The Lagos state Police Commissioner, Imohimi Edgal, revealed that the suspect was using the teenager as a commercial sex worker, explaining that aside sleeping with him, he also gave him to other men requiring his service.
Both men were tested and found to be HIV positive, which means their customers might have contracted same through them.
The police have declared two prominent pastors and some business executives wanted for allegedly having canal knowledge of the minor and belonging to the illegal group.
It was gathered that Prince Chinecherem, during interrogation, gave the identities of other members of the group including the prominent persons being hunted.
Narrating how they were apprehended, the police commissioner told reporters that on January 22, at Ejigbo, a teenager was seen sneaking out of Chinecherem’s house in a suspicious manner.
He said curious neighbours accosted him and asked what he had gone to the house to do but he could not answer satisfactorily. He was thereafter asked to open a plastic bag he was carrying and the neighbours saw used condoms with semen inside.
The boy then revealed that Chinecherem was his lover and the matter was immediately reported to the police.
After preliminary investigation, the matter was called for further enquiry by the Gender Section of the Command.
Both the suspects were taken for medical examination and the result revealed that the boy had long been introduced to homosexual act.