A 27-year-old man, Moses Momoh, is cooling his heels in a police cell after allegedly threatening to circulate the nude photos of a 60-year-old retiree, identified only as Pat. PUNCH Metro learnt that the secondary school leaver had struck a relationship with Pat on Facebook after sending her a friendship request.
Our correspondent was told that the two lovers conversed frequently on Whatsapp, a telephone messaging application, where they engaged in virtual romance and sex. It was gathered that Momoh later demanded money from Pat, which the latter refused to give him. He was alleged to have threatened to post her nude photos on the Internet if she didn’t give him the sum of N1m.
The Benin-based sexagenarian was said to have reported the case at the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos State. A police source said the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Adamu Ibrahim, asked operatives in the Criminal Investigation Department to investigate the case and apprehend the suspect. Read more