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FLOGGING OF RAPE CONVICTS
In Nigeria, the maximum penalty for the offence of rape is imprisonment for life. However, at times, convicts may also be caned on clothed buttocks or on bareback.
See section 358 of the Criminal Code Act and 283 of the Penal Code Act
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