By Emmanuel Adigwe
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the killing of a UNIBEN student, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, by some unknown criminals.
Atiku, who also was the PDP presidential flagbearer in the last election, took to his Twitter handle on Wednesday, 3 June, 2020 to express his sadness over the rape and death Of Uwa stressing that the law concerning rape has to be reviewed in the country.
He wrote: “I just spoke to the family of the late Uwa Omozuwa. I expressed my deepest condolences over her rape and murder. I feel their anguish. Sadly, rape is now a pandemic in our country. It is time we reviewed the laws on rape to ensure that there are no escape routes in the investigation, prosecution, conviction and adequate punishment for this heinous crime.”