In support of a continual fight opposite domestic and passionate assault in Lagos state by a Lagos State Domestic Violence Response Team (DSVRT), Nigeria’s inaugural Media Institution, RedAce Company alongside Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday walked opposite a age-long threat of passionate and gender-based violence.
The oneness travel that captivated media organizations in a state, also saw in assemblage other tip shot personalities from Nollywood, Nigeria Police, Traditional statute sector, and Chieftains who also lend their participation to finale a opposite domestic and passionate abuses faced by residents of Lagos.
Speaking during a walk’s end, Ambode reiterated that there is a need for a examination of a laws to guarantee women and other exposed groups from being unduly exploited. He also suggested that a punishment for rape cases generally should not be reduction than 25 years while he endorsed that a executive arm of a state closely with a law and legislative to order non-light judgment for offenders.
Speaking with a RedAce’s Head of Media, Publicity and Digital Engagement, Mr. Olubunmi Adeyera, he settled that a travel and recognition has turn required during this time in Lagos and that it is a acquire growth as all palm contingency be on rug to safeguard that a threat becomes a thing of a past.
“As we pronounce to you, we can assure we that as one of a heading media institutions in Nigeria, we are partnering with a Lagos state supervision and other media institutions in a area of media advocacy and awareness. The people of Lagos and by prolongation Nigeria contingency be sensitized about dangers of passionate and domestic assault as good as a position of a law about it”. Adeyera added.
While a Lagos state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Lagos State Mosediq Adeniji Kazeem also voiced his compensation that a 3 arms of supervision collaborating for this singular cause, he disclosed that passionate offenders will not be easily dealt with.
In addition, a Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Imohimi Edgal also settled a Lagos Police Command being a initial responder will not understanding with offenders with only a slap on a wrist though will be prosecuted and be done to face a full rage of a law.
Other personalities during a eventuality embody Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Zone 2 Command, CSP Dolapo Badmus; Nollywood actors Bryan Okwara and Laide Bakare, high category Lagos Traditional Rulers and chiefs.