Men from the Lagos State Police Command arrested Adeyeye Oluwatosin Babatunde, a botanical student from Lagos State University, who was seen in a viral video inappropriately kissing his step-sister of three years (name withheld). The incident occurred on June 2 in their home in Shagamu.
A statement from state police command spokesman Bala Elkana said that Lagos State State Commissioner CP Hakeem Odumosu had seen the video and asked the detectives to ‘Gender unit to analyze the video and apprehend the suspect.
The team arrested Babatunde today, June 5, around 11 a.m. He was turned over to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, for prosecution.
The state police commissioner expressed gratitude to the Nigerians who helped bring the incident to the attention of the police and urged everyone to continue to report sexual and gender-based violence.