According to Yabaleftonline, a couple was shamed for having sex in a parked vehicle in an isolated part of Lagos. A resident who spotted them and neared their car saw what they were doing and moved in to disgrace them.
In that light, the Nigeria Police has stated that having sex in a car in public places is not a crime. The force through ACP Abayomi Shogunle who is in charge of Nigeria Police Public Complaint Response Unit (PPCRU) stated this on his official Twitter page. According to Abayomi Shogunle, having sex in a car in a public place is not a crime.
He, however, stated conditions where the parties can be arrested for having sex in public place.
He wrote: “NO. Sex in a car in a public place is not a crime in Nigeria provided; 1. Location is not a place of worship.
2. Parties are 18 yrs+
3. The act is consensual (agreed to by parties)
4. Parties are of the opposite sex if threatened with an arrest over above, please contact the police.”