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BREAKING: Reps oppose castration as punishment for rapists

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BREAKING: Reps oppose castration as punishment for rapists

Tordue Salem – Abuja

The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected an amendment seeking to castrate rapists.

The prayer was sponsored by Rep. James Faleke (APC-Lagos).

The House, during plenary, considered and approved a motion seeking severe penalties against worsening cases of rape in the country. the rising cases of rape in the country.

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But a majority of lawmakers shot down the prayer, as Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila put it to a voice vote.

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