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Reps go against castration as punishment for rapists.

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

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

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

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

The comment generated noise in the chamber, Live News Nigeria reports.

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Putting the prayer to vote, the nays had it.

Details later…

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