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Castrate and remove Fallopian tubes – El-Rufai signs new law for male and female rapists in Kaduna
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Castrate and remove Fallopian tubes – El-Rufai signs new law for male and female rapists in Kaduna

Governor Nasir El-Rufai says convicted rapist should be castrated and Fallopian tubes removed. Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna has signed into law the new State Penal Code (Amendment) Law 2020, which stipulates surgical castration and removal of Fallopian tubes for any male or female found guilty of raping a child in the state. "Whoever commits rape of a child below the age of fourteen (14) years shall on conviction, be punished with Surgical Castration and death." Statement read. " Whoever has sexual intercourse with a male child below the age of fourteen years shall be punished with surgical castration and death." Female rapist are not excluded. "Where a female adult is convicted for the offence of rape of a child, the Court shall punish the accused with Bilateral Sa...
Kaduna: Castration approved as punishment for rapists
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Kaduna: Castration approved as punishment for rapists

The Kaduna State House of Assembly has approved castration as punishment for rape. "A bill to amend the Kaduna State Penal Court Law No.5 of 2017 has yesterday 09/09/2020 been pass into Law by @Kadlegislature", Majority Leader KSHA said in a Tweet. This follows the passage of a bill to amend the Kaduna state penal court law, 2017, by the lawmakers. The assembly, which announced the development via its Twitter handle yesterday, said the bill was passed into law on Wednesday. "The Bill Recommend total Castration for Rapist in the State", KSHA added. Nasir El-Rufai, The state governor in July said the justice system of the state will no longer grant bail to rapists. He disclosed this when a group of women, advocating for justice for rape victims, staged a peaceful rall...
4 Armed Bandits Killed In Kaduna, Arms Recovered  (Photos)
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4 Armed Bandits Killed In Kaduna, Arms Recovered (Photos)

The Operation Accord have killed 4 armed bandits at Jeka Da Rabi area along Kaduna-Abuja expressway. In a statement by the Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche says the operation took place on Wednesday 2 September 2020. Acting on credible intelligence on the movement of bandits from Kachia area , troops swiftly mobilized to the scene and laid ambush. The gallant troops made contact with the bandits and engaged them with superior firepower thereby neutralizing 4 while others escaped with gun shots wounds. Troops also recovered one AK 47 rifle and 5 rounds of 9mm with a magazine. The gallant troops have continued to dominate the general area with aggressive patrols in search of the fleeing bandits. See Photos Below: ...
Nigerians React As Kaduna Lawmakers Fight & Exchange Blows After Impeach Of Deputy Speaker
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Nigerians React As Kaduna Lawmakers Fight & Exchange Blows After Impeach Of Deputy Speaker

Nigerians are dropping different reactions on social media as some Kaduna House of Assembly Members were videoed fighting and exchanging blows shortly after impeaching the Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly and swearing-in a new one.  It was earlier reported that Mukhtar Isa Hazo, the former deputy speaker of Kaduna state house of assembly was impeached after his colleagues passed a vote of no confidence on him. The fight ensued after Hon. Liman Dahiru, the lawmaker representing Makera Constituency broke into the floor of the Assembly and seized the mace. However before he could leave the complex, he was grabbed by the Sergeant at Arm while other members quickly rushed in to retrieve the mace from him. This led to a rowdy sessio...
Video: Kaduna House of Assembly Members Fight Over Mace After Deputy Speaker Impeachment
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Video: Kaduna House of Assembly Members Fight Over Mace After Deputy Speaker Impeachment

Some Kaduna lawmakers engaged in a fierce fight shortly after impeaching the Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly and swearing-in a new one.  It was earlier reported that Mukhtar Isa Hazo, the former deputy speaker of Kaduna state house of assembly was impeached after his colleagues passed a vote of no confidence on him. The fight ensued after Hon. Liman Dahiru, the lawmaker representing Makera Constituency broke into the floor of the Assembly and seized the mace. However before he could leave the complex, he was grabbed by the Sergeant at Arm while other members quickly rushed in to retrieve the mace from him. This led to a rowdy session at the assembly, before Dahiru was dragged out.  The Nation reported that the lawm...
13-year-old Girl Drugged and Gang-raped By Four Men In Kaduna, Dumped Underneath a Parked Vehicle
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13-year-old Girl Drugged and Gang-raped By Four Men In Kaduna, Dumped Underneath a Parked Vehicle

The Kaduna State Ministry of Human Services and Social Development has launched an investigation into the raping of a 13-year-old girl in the state. It was learnt that the girl was drugged before being gangraped by the four men. They later dumped her underneath a parked vehicle near her house. According to the ministry, the victim was taken by suspects on a motorcycle that was “ridden by an unsuspecting biker and dumped underneath a parked car close to her house.” The Ministry stated on its twitter handle on Thursday that after hours of frantic search, the victim was found by a relative and immediately taken to the hospital. It said the four rapists and one collaborator have since been arrested and the case moved to the State Criminal Investigative Department. Reports Read:...
I Killed My Brother Because He Was Father’s Favourite – Suspect
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I Killed My Brother Because He Was Father’s Favourite – Suspect

20-year-old Ibrahim Abdullahi and 22-year-old Hassan Amadu have been arrested over the murder of Kadade Abdullahi at Amana Maikasuwa Village in Kaduna State.  The 20-year-old cattle rustler and alleged kidnapper was nabbed after operatives of IRT attached to Operation Puff Adder, Kateri Annex, arrested a member of the 5-man gang that killed Kadede.  Upon being arrested and quizzed by the police, Ibrahim admitted belonging to a gang that specialised in robbery, kidnapping and cattle rustling. He also confessed to masterminding the robbery and killing of his elder brother because he is his father's favourite.  Ibrahim Said: "My father is married to four wives and has many children. I don’t know what is special about Kadade that our ...
Justice!! As Nigerian Lady ‘Jennifer’ Got Raped By 5 Boys In Kaduna
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Justice!! As Nigerian Lady ‘Jennifer’ Got Raped By 5 Boys In Kaduna

#JusticeForJennifer trends on twitter as Nigerians call for justice after an 18 years old girl named Jennifer was allegedly raped by 5 boys in Kaduna State. Two of the boys have been apprehended while 3 are still at large. Gistvic Blog reports. The crime was said to have happened about 2 weeks ago and the parents have been offered an amount of money to let the case slide. There is also a rumor saying the two in custody will be bailed tomorrow. Watch Video Below: In a latest update, Jennifer has been confirmed to have left the hospital and recuperating.