Tag: Death Sentence

Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau, in a new audio condemns Kano death sentence

Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of Boko Haram terrorist group in a new audio, has condemned the Kano State death sentence. NewsWireNGR recalls that a musician in Nigeria’s northern state of Kano was Monday sentenced to death by hanging for blaspheming against the Prophet Muhammad. An upper Sharia court in[Read More…]

Kaduna Govt Wants 50 Shi’ites Sentenced To Death For Kiling A Soldier

The Kaduna state government on Thursday asked a Kaduna high court to sentence 50 Shiite members to death for allegedly causing the death of a soldier. Only recently, same Kaduna State Government had announced that 347 persons were killed during the December 12 Shiite/Nigerian Army clash in Zaria. The Secretary to[Read More…]

Mutiny Is Death Sentence In The Military, Minimah Warns Soldiers, Wives, Saboteurs

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Kenneth Minimah Tuesday warned wives of soldiers who recently protested against the posting of their husbands to the north eastern part of the country never to repeat such protest as the military authorities will not hesitate to throw them out of the barracks.[Read More…]

President Jonathan’s Cyber-Crime Bill Proposes Death Sentence, Others

By Muhammad Bello Depending on the outcome of the crime committed against the Critical National Information Infrastructure, the offender shall be sentenced to death or sentenced to imprisonment for a minimum term of 15 years without option of fine. This is part of the provisions of the Cybercrime Bill, 2013[Read More…]