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  1. Justice Served: Chinese National Sentenced to Death by Hanging for Girlfriend's Murder in Kano

    Nigeria Justice Served: Chinese National Sentenced to Death by Hanging for Girlfriend's Murder in Kano

    The Kano High Court sitting in Miller Road has delivered justice in a highly publicized case, sentencing Chinese national Frank Geng-Quangrong to death by hanging for the murder of his girlfriend in Kano in 2022. Presiding Judge Justice Sanusi Ado-Ma’aji pronounced the verdict on Tuesday...
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    Metro Armed Robbery: Court Sentences 5 To Death By Hanging – Vanguard News Nigeria

    An Osun State High Court presided over by Justice David Akin Oladimeji, sitting in Iwo, sentenced members of a five-man robbery gang to death by hanging, yesterday. NAN: Man to die by hanging for murder 22-year-old to be hanged in Ekiti for armed robbery … Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria...
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    Cow to be executed after wandering over EU border – Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog

    A pregnant runaway cow from Bulgaria which roamed into neighbouring Serbia, has been condemned to death because she crossed the EU border. Penka, a pregnant red cow who is due in around three months’ time, wandered westwards away from her herd near the village of … Read more via Nigeria...
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    World Court Sentences 10-month-old Baby To Death

    European Human Rights Court has given its verdict on a case of human rights that will compel a couple to allow their sick baby to die. The parents of the baby Chris Gard and Connie Yates have been in a long legal battle to save their baby who is suffering from a serious genetic illness. The...
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    Metro Osun: Court Sentences 4 To Death For Stealing Motorbike

    An Osun High Court on Tuesday in Osogbo sentenced four persons to death for stealing a motorcycle popularly known as Okada. The convicts, Joseph Moses, 24, Samuel Job, 19, Gideon Ode, 25, and Daniel Abraham, 24, were brought to the court on a four-count charge of armed robbery and...
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    Metro Don’t Execute Rev. King, Others – Falana Writes Ambode

    Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has asked Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State to commute the death penalty passed on death row inmates in the state to life imprisonment instead of executing them. Those on death row upon the judgment of the court of Lagos State included the...
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    Metro Kidnap in Oyo, Get Death Sentence

    Kidnapping is now a very serious offence in Oyo State, which attracts maximum punishment of death sentence in the event of the death of a kidnap victim while in captivity of the abductors. However, a convicted offender will be liable to life imprisonment if the victim is released or rescued...
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    Metro Supreme Court Affirms Rev. King Death Sentence

    The Supreme court has ruled that Reverend King who was convicted of killing a church member will die by hanging. Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, the lead judge ruled that the death sentence by the Lagos court be upheld. Justcie Ngwuta said that Reverend King's appeal lacked merit thus case discharged.