Operatives of the Nigeria Police Interpol National Central Bureau, Abuja have arrested two suspects engaged in international child pornography.
The suspects, who are based in Kano, were identified as Ibrahim Mu’azzam Mohammad Aminu and Mohammad Tahir Umar.
Both men are accused of taking advantage of underage girls whom they sexually abuse, make video recordings of the act and share on an international social media WhatsApp group chat, known as “Pervertidos”, owned and managed by a Brazilian called Adriana.
In a statement issued by the Police, the suspects were arrested following intelligence received from Interpol, Brasilia.
According to the statement, “Exhibits recovered from the suspects include three mobile phones and a laptop computer. Forensic investigations/analysis carried out by the police team on the gadgets revealed the series of pornographic/erotic videos with underage girls which the suspects shared on the internet for a fee denominated in US Dollars.
The statement added that the suspects will be arraigned in court on completion of investigations.