The current capture of infamous ruffian, Evans still stays a standout amongst the most discussed news of this current year. Back in January, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode marked into law Life Imprisonment or capital punishment for the offense of Kidnap and compelling blackmail in Lagos State. With the on-going examination on the exercises of Evans and his pack, if he’s inevitably indicted, the law accommodates capital punishment for hijackers whose casualties pass on in their guardianship and life detainment for the demonstration of capturing.
As indicated by Ambode when he marked the law on January 5, 2017,
“This law forces a punishment of life detainment for capturing for emancipate. The law stipulates that, where a casualty kicks the bucket over the span of a seizing, the suspect is at risk on conviction to death. Security is of most extreme significance to our organization, and we are certain that this law will fill in as an obstruction to anyone, who may yearning to participate in this mischievous demonstration inside the limits of Lagos State. Our equity framework will be required to execute this law in total and ensure that any criminal got faces the full rage of the law,”.