Edo Police arrest father over online photos, videos of four-year-old daughter

The Edo Police Command has arrested a man who is accused of posting inappropriate contents of his four-year-old daughter on social media.

Musa Suleman was picked up by the police on Sunday, according to SP Chidi Nwabuzor, the force spokesman in the state.

He allegedly posts photos and videos of his daughter that “portrays the young child in inappropriate poses, akin to adult contents,” the police said.

Police Headquarters in Abuja says it was shocked at the apparent exploitation of the minor and has pledged to remains steadfast in its commitment to safeguarding children and upholding the law.

“The Force expresses profound shock and grave concern over the apparent exploitation of this vulnerable child and unequivocally condemns such actions in the strongest terms possible,” Force spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi, said in a Sunday statement.

“Every necessary measure is being implemented to ensure that justice is swiftly served.

“As the investigation unfolds, it is imperative to establish proactive measures to guide and counsel parents, preventing the proliferation of such anomalies in our society.

“It is crucial for caregivers to also prioritize the security of minors and seek assistance or guidance when required,” the police spokesman added.