The House of Representatives on Thursday rejected an amendment seeking to castrate rapists.
The prayer was sponsored by Rep. James Faleke (APC-Lagos).
The House, during plenary, considered and approved a motion seeking severe penalties against worsening cases of rape in the country. the rising cases of rape in the country.
But a majority of lawmakers shot down the prayer, as Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila put it to a voice vote.