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Clerics Support Death Penalty for Rape, Say Rapists Are Terrorists

Religious leaders in Kaduna have expressed their dissatisfaction on the incessant rape cases in the country and have suggested capital punishment for rapists, describing rapists as terrorists that must not be spared any punishment to deter others. The clerics, who spoke at a two – day conference on Emergency Call to Action Against Rape , organised by one of the

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Man Impregnates Two Teenage Sisters, Claims Father Gives Permission

Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old man, Nduka Anyanwu, for allegedly raping and impregnating two teenage sisters who said he did the act with the permission of the girls’ father. A source at the police division who spoke with TheColumnNews said that the man had been having carnal knowledge of the girls, 13 and 17 years old, since

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‘Nigeria Records 3,600 Rape Cases During Lockdown’ Women Affairs Minister

Nigeria has been reportedly to have recorded no fewer than 3,600 rape cases during the lockdown period. This is coming from the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Pauline Tallen, during a courtesy visit to the Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Ọmọ-Agege, she condemned the upsurge in rape cases nationwide and noted with concern that no fewer than

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