Breaking: Nigeria Honourable Members Vote Against Castration For Rape Punishment

The House of Representatives has voted against a prayer seeking to recommend castration for rapists .

The legislators, at the plenary on Thursday , considered and adopted a motion on the rising cases of sexual violence in Nigeria .

A member , Mr James Faleke , had recommended that persons found guilty of rape should be castrated.

Just before the prayer was subjected to a voice vote , the Speaker , Femi Gbajabiamila , however , asked what would happen to an older female who rapes a younger male .

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