The speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Kabir Adjoto, has raised the alarm over an influx of commercial sex workers around the Assembly legislative quarters and its environs in the Benin metropolis.
Adjoto said this yesterday shortly after the Commissioner for Youth and Special Duties, Mika Amanokha, presented the achievements of the ministry to members of the State House of Assembly
“Between Royal Marble [Hotel] and the gates of the Legislative Quarters, youths are going naked, youths between the ages of 17 and 18, going naked,” he said.
According to him, from 9pm till dawn, the quarters is flooded with commercial sex workers.
He asked the ministry to urgently put machinery in place to checkmate the ugly trend.
The speaker also urged the ministry to improve on its revenue generations by exploring all the necessary avenues within its jurisdiction.