Ambode Signs Anti-Kidnapping Bill, Okays Life Imprisonment

Lagos To Embark On Infrastructure DevelopmentThe Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has signed into law an anti-kidnapping bill.

The prohibition of the act of kidnapping law, imposes a penalty of life imprisonment for kidnappers.

He said when a victim dies in the course of a kidnap, the suspect is liable on conviction to death.

According to governor Ambode, the spate of kidnapping in the state has gotten to a level that requires decisive action.

He also signed the Sports Trust Fund Bill and the Sports Commission Bill into law.