Lagos Meeting passes sufferer, witnesses’ safety invoice

The Lagos State Home of Meeting on Thursday handed a invoice on the safety of witnesses and victims within the state.

The invoice titled: “invoice for a legislation to offer for the rights and entitlements of victims and safety of witnesses and for related functions,” compels private and non-private hospitals to deal with victims of accidents and crimes within the state.

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The invoice additionally recommends the supply of help and safety to victims and witnesses who’ve very important info that would guarantee efficient prosecution of circumstances however face intimidation as a consequence of their cooperation with the prosecution or legislation enforcement companies.

After the invoice scaled the third studying through the plenary, the Speaker of the Meeting, Mudashiru Obasa, directed the Clerk of the Home, Olalekan Onafeko, to ship a clear copy to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his assent.

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