• Kidnappers to get the death sentence in Lagos

    Kidnappers to get the death sentence in Lagos

    The Lagos State House of Assembly has approved death penalty for kidnappers, in the event that their victims die in captivity.

    This was sequel the adoption of a report presented by Mrs Adefunmilayo Tejuosho, Chairman of the House Committee on Judiciary, Petitions, Human Rights and Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC).

    Tejuosho presented the report of a Stakeholders meeting on a bill titled: “A Bill for a Law to Provide for the Prohibition of the Act of Kidnapping and for Other Connected […]