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Reactions as sex workers go into hiding over arrests of their colleagues in Ibadan.

 Popular news outlets on Twitter @Naija_pr reported the disarray in the prostitution industry as police arrested 15 of their members.

The news blog reported the news with the headline is Operatives of NSCDC arrests 15 commercial sex workers in Ibadan.

(NSCDC) Nigerian security and civil defense corps arrested the social workers according to the performance of their functions.

A lot of people were questioning the reason for the arrest and if it was in their job description. The duties of the civil defense include assisting in the maintenance of peace and order and the protection and rescuing the civil population and future more;

They Have the power to arrest with or without a warrant, detain, investigate and institute legal proceedings by or in the name of the Attorney-General of the Federation by the provisions of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria against any person who is reasonably suspected to have committed an offense under this Act or is involved in any:

(i) Criminal activity

(ii)  Chemical poison or oil spillage nuclear waste, poisoning

(iii) Industry espionage or fraud;

(iv) Activity aimed at frustrating any government program or policy;

(v) Riot, civil disorder, revolt, strike, or religious unrest.

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