The Assembly made the appeal following the reported increase in rape cases, particularly of the girl-child in the state.
The vigil led by Congress president, Rahul Gandhi, also gave vent to outrage over another attack, the alleged rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in a Hindu-dominated area of Jammu and Kashmir state in January.
According to police, the girl had left her house on Sunday afternoon to buy treats from a nearby shop.
Otto Putland, 24, denies one charge of forcing himself on the woman after she had consensual sex with Olympic swimmer Ieuan Lloyd.
The accused is facing a four-count charge of conspiracy, assault, kidnapping and rape.
The veteran Nollywood actress was pictured amongst other female celebrities and beauty queens who had joined the movement, with the novelty match in Abuja
This followed a motion by Hon. Hassan Saleh on the “need to investigate the untoward activities going on in various Internally Displaced Persons camps in Nigeria”.
Chinedu Efemena is in custody for killing his eight-year-old step brother, Oghenekaro Efemena, and raping his six-year-old sister.
LNSC Chairman, Israel Ajao, told newsmen in Lagos on Thursday that the suspected cultists were students and ex-students of King Ado Senior High School, Lagos Island.
He stated that proactive sensitisation measures were necessary to promote attitudinal change in the people and stressed the need to address the menace.
The accused, a resident of Awoyokun area of Ilupeju, Lagos, is being tried on a charge of rape, to which he pleaded not guilty.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the brothers, Bright, 32, and Chijindu , 24 — are facing three-count charge bordering on obtaining under false pretences and rape at an Ikeja High Court.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Magaji Majiya, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the command’s year review in Kano
The two unemployed defendants, Ibrahim Hassan, 29, and Ojo Ishola, 30, who reside at Bammeke area, Shasha, a suburb of Lagos, were arraigned on a count charge of rape.