Police List Four Conditions To Have Sex In A Car In Nigeria
sex in a car (file photo).

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), says having sexual intercourse in a car is not a crime in the country as long as certain guidelines are fully observed.

ACP Abayomi Shogunle, the head of the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) of the Nigeria Police, made this known in a post on the micro-blogging, Twitter on Tuesday.

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The disclosure came after a Twitter user, Stanley Moses, asked Shogunle if having sexual intercourse in a car is a crime.

Moses tweeted: “Oga please is it a crime to have sex in your car?” The Twitter user wrote.

In a response, Shogunle, who confirmed that having sexual intercourse in a car is not a crime in the country, however, listed four guidelines that must be observed.

According to the PCRRU head, having sex in a car in a public place is not a crime in Nigeria provided the location is not a place of worship, the parties are 18 years and above, the act is consensual, that is agreed to by parties and finally if the parties are of the opposite sex.

The Assistant Commissioner of Police added that if threatened with an arrest during the process, the parties involved should contact his department.

Shogunle tweeted: “NO. Sex in a car in a public place is not a crime in Nigeria provided;
1. Location is not a place of worship 2. Parties are 18 yrs+ 3. The act is consensual (agreed to by parties)4. Parties are of opposite sex. If threatened with an arrest over above, pls contact @PoliceNG_PCRRU,” the tweet added.