Senate propose death penalty for rapists

Oluremi Tinubu, senator representing Lagos central; and Thompson Sekibo, senator representing Rivers east; have both advocated death sentence for child rapists.

The senators moved for the penalty while contributing to a debate on a motion sponsored by Rose Okoh, senator representing Cross River north, on Tuesday.

Oko had drawn the attention of the upper legislative chamber to the…


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