Kebbi approves death sentence for Kidnappers, life imprisonment for rapist
The Governor of Kebbi state Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has signed into law death sentence for Kidnappers and life imprisonment for rapist. In the statement signed by the Governor's spokesman, rape cases will be tried under section 259 subsection 1 of the code under which offenders will face life imprisonment.
The criminal justice law has also been signed which means less custodian sentencing. This is a brilliant idea that other states of the federation can emulate so as to decrease the rate of these social vices.