The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA) has reacted to a viral video of a boy boasting to his friends about raping a girl.
In the video, which sparked reactions on Tuesday, November 28, 2023, the boy was captured narrating how the girl refused to have sex with him.
She had told him she was afraid of getting pregnant.
Despite the no-consent approval from the unidentified girl, he detailed how he held onto the girl and forcefully had sex with her.
Reacting to the video, the agency ordered a search for the boy.
It also urged the public to provide any relevant information about the incident and the boy’s whereabouts.
The agency, via its official X handle on Tuesday, called on the public to report any information related to the incident through its toll-free hotline or social media platforms.
The agency wrote: “Trigger Warning. Our attention has been drawn to this video. If anyone has any information as to where this happened, kindly get in touch with us immediately.
“Please use our toll-free hotline or send us a direct message through our social media platforms.”
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Our attention has been drawn to this video. If anyone has any information as to where this happened kindly get in touch with us immediately.
Please use our toll-free hotline: 08000 333 333 or send us a direct message through our social media platforms. https://t.co/ClaPGVxSyq
— DSVA Lagos (@Lagosdsva) November 28, 2023