A 39-year-old man who has been luring teenage boys into gay relationships have been arrested by the police in Lagos.
New Telegraph reports that Akagha, a native of Owerri in Imo State but residing at 20, Mustapha Kosoko Street, Ijesha, Surulere area of Lagos, was arrested after he was ambushed at one of his victim’s school where he had gone to pick him with his car.
Akagha who claimed to be a BetNaija agent with many shops in Lagos was reported to have raped other male teenagers before his arrest on May 9, 2017.
The suspect who confessed to the crimes told police investigators that he met his teenage lovers through Facebook and meeting them physically, he took them to eateries where he treated them specially to all sorts of meals.
Akagha further disclosed that he had been spending fortunes on his teenage lovers in order to make them feel comfortable and agree to have sex with him whenever he requested.
He added that he bought new phones for them whenever he met any partner online and explained that he bought an Infinix Hot phone for the new partner, a 15-year-old student of a secondary school in Surulere.
The victim allegedly told investigators that he and Akagha had agreed to have sex at the time he was arrested.
The suspect, according to the command, has been transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Panti, Yaba, for further investigations.