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Man punches his wife to death after 2 years of marriage (Photos)

A Domestic violence crime today has it that a Congolese man has reportedly claimed the life of his wife of two years after he beat her to stupor which led to her death.

His wife, a 31-year-old died days after she was battered by her husband in Kinshasa, DR Congo, for a yet-to-be-disclosed reason.

Linda died, last week, at the Kimbondo – Hospital Center Monkole, as a result of the internal bleeding she suffered after her husband, Francis Mbuyi, a lawyer, beat her.

Photos below:

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The Lagos State’s special Court for Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence pronounced its first sentence, Wednesday, 21st February, 2018.

The court was commissioned last month to handle cases of sexual and domestic violence in the state. The first sentence was a case of defilement and the offender was sentenced to 60 years in jail.

The Domestic & Social Violence Response Team made this known via their official Twitter page,

See tweets below;

The Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court of Lagos State pronounced its first sentence today – 60 YEARS for defilement of a child.

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

Defilement is not of less gravity than rape. Defilement is the offense of having unlawful sexual intercourse with a child.

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

Defilement is not of less gravity than rape. Defilement is the offense of having unlawful sexual intercourse with a child.

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

Any sexual activity with a child is unlawful.

Section 261 of the Child’s Right Law 2007 defines a “child” as “a person under the age of eighteen (18) years.” pic.twitter.com/qwZPP6Yuyg

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

Section 27(1) of the Child’s Right Law 2007 provides “a person must not have sexual intercourse with a child.” pic.twitter.com/mnj5zwij0a

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

‘Rape’ is unlawful sexual intercourse with an adult, ‘Defilement’ is unlawful sexual intercourse with a child.

— DSVRT Lagos (@DSVRT) February 21, 2018

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