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  • Nigerian porn star arrested ‘for filming’ at sacred Osun Osogbo ground

  • The traditional worshippers in charge of the grove will decide on what punishment to mete out to him, after the police concludes its investigation – Yemi Elebuibon

Osun, Nigeria (CNB News) – A pornographic video maker, Tblakhoc arrested for allegedly recording a porn video at the Osun Osogbo scared grove in western Nigeria, police confirms.

The Osun state police command confirmed the arrest of the Pornstar for defiling the sacred forest, home to Osun, the Yoruba goddess of fertility.

Police said the man, Tobiloba Jolaosho, popularly known as King Tblak HOC, was arrested for allegedly recording a “sex movie” in the forest.
Neither he nor his lawyer have commented.

Osun Osogbo is on the outskirts of the city of Osogbo, the Osun state capital.
Mr Jolaosho is a popular porn movie producer with a huge following, and snippets of the video, which allegedly showed him dressed in the white robe of adherents of the Osun deity, were posted on his website and social media accounts.

‘Breached public peace’

It is not clear when the recording was done or how he entered the forest, which can be easily accessed from many routes. Police spokesman Opalola Yemisi said the movie producer will appear in court following an investigation as his conduct “could have breached public peace”.

A follower of the deity, Yemi Elebuibon, said Mr Jolaosho had desecrated the grove, which was a sacred land where worshippers from Nigeria and elsewhere offer prayers and sacrifices to the Osun goddess.

“The traditional worshippers in charge of the grove will decide on what punishment to mete out to him, after the police concludes its investigation,”

Declared it a World Heritage Site in 2003, the UN’s cultural organisation, Unesco, described the Osun Osogbo sacred grove, as “one of the last remnants of primary high forest in southern Nigeria” and “as the abode of the goddess of fertility Osun, one of the pantheon of Yoruba gods”.

The Osun goddess, according to Yoruba mythology, was one of the many wives of Sango, a powerful deity in Yoruba folklore.
Every year, thousands of people attend the Osun Osogbo festival, a traditional celebration that is thought to be 600 years old.

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