A Nigerian man identified as Austin Okonkwo has apologized after his comment about him liking girls, 12 years to 14, went viral on Facebook.
The Nigerian man had ignited a public outrage after he reacted to the post of a Nigerian wife who said she caught her husband with a 12-year-old girl.
Austin revealed his love for under-aged girls while commenting on the Facebook post, where he even stated that if he were the woman’s husband, he would send her packing and retain the young girl.
However defending himself after backlash that trailed his comment, Austin claimed he was only joking. He also disclosed that he is married man and has never been involved in any sex scandal all his life.
So many social media users, especially women had called for his arrest after his comment went viral.