Ambode Talk Say Make Rapists dey Spend 25-Years for Jail
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday recommend minimum sentence of 25 years for any person wey den catch say dey rape, hin talk say rape no suppose be wetin the sentence go easy.
Ambode make this recommendation when den dey do symbolic walk against domestic and sexual violence for Alausa.
“Na something wey I highly recommend. We need new laws wey go respond adequately to the nature and wetin dey happen for this era.
Domestic violence na crime and we suppose treat am like that.
By now, they need to amend The Protection against Domestic Violence Law, 2007 accordingly,” he talk am.
Ambode urge the Nigeria Police Force, wey be the usual the first point of call, to do everything wey den fit do to be more professional and to ensure say den dey do proper investigation of any rape matter wey people go bring to dem, and the way to do am na to groom specialist officers wey go fit handle that kain matter well well.
The governor talk say although we don make good progress when we dey talk about protecting the rights of women and the girl-child, and against “oppression wey the female gender dey face’’, but plenty work still dey ground wey we never do.