Rampaging homosexuals, Ayo Odion and Philip Ode have been reportedly apprehended while having anal sex popularly called gay practice.
Odion had been declared wanted by the police in Nigeria and the Elders in the area over his sudden escape to avoid being lynched by the community.
The said Odion and Ode were allegedly caught having anal sex by one Mrs. Esther Igunbor, who lives in the same house.
Speaking to crime reporters, she narrated of hearing a strange voice that drew her attention to the scene.
According to her, she was curious to know who they were, stressing that she discovered that Odion and his illicit partner were there, having sex.
She quickly raised alarm and alerted youths in the area of the abominable act.
According to her, the alarmed drew the attention of the elders who ordered the youths of the area to swing into action and apprehended them as they were beaten to a stupor.
She explained that while they were being beaten up, he (Ayo Odion) craftily escaped before the arrival of the police, as luck, however, ran against his partner, Ode, who was arrested and taken to the police custody.
He was arraigned in Court and had been jailed for 14 years.
She added that “since Ayo Odion had escaped, the elders in collaboration with the police had declared him wanted and had also been banished from the city pending when he is arrested to face the wrath of his misdeeds as gay practice is sacrilegious in nature in the Benin Kingdom.”
She said that the elders of the area who bemoaned the practice, had vowed to fight gay practice to a logical conclusion.
She expressed that the negative effect of the practice in the locality is that it causes untimely death among children and youths, just as they had insisted to restore dignity and enhance long life and prosperity to the people.
She added that “there is need to combat the act with high level of resistance, positing that the arrest of the said Ayo Odion would address the trend.”