The Osun State House of Assembly has handed into legislation a invoice recommending life imprisonment for rapists within the state.
Speaker of the Assembly, Timothy Owoeye, who made the disclosure, additionally mentioned a 14-year jail time period now awaited anybody, who tried rape within the state.
He mentioned the passage of the invoice into legislation was to help in curbing the spate of rape that had grow to be rampant within the state.
According to him, the invoice having handed by way of analysis at a public listening to was later thought-about by the House Committee earlier than passing the third studying for approval.
He noticed that the invoice would cost the legislation enforcement brokers to prosecute rape circumstances logically and implore the youth to desist from the ugly observe.