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Amnesty International rejects death penalty for terrorists

07 January 2013, 11:04

Abuja - Amnesty International, has rejected the adoption of the death penalty for convicted terrorists by the National Assembly, Premium Times reports.

The National Assembly adopted the death penalty after a joint committee of the House of Representatives and the Senate recently recommended it for acts of terrorism.

Amnesty International said the death penalty is not a solution, but an attempt to provide a quick fix to public security concern.

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