KANO MUSICIAN SENTENCED TO DEATH APPEAL JUDGEMENT

BREAKING: Kano Musician Sentenced To Death For Blasphemy Appeals Judgment Yahaya Sharif-Aminu, a musician sentenced to death for blasphemy against Prophet Muhammad by a Kano Shari’a Court, has appealed the judgment. Sharif-Aminu was sentenced to death on August 10, 2020, and was given 30 days by the court to appeal the judgment, meaning that the time would lapse on Wednesday, September 9. In a suit filed on Thursday at the Kano State High Court by his lawyer, Kola Alanipini, Sharif-Aminu said he is dissatisfied with the judgment of the Shari’a…

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2745 CONDEMNED PRISONERS AWAITING DEATH AT THE GALLOWS SAYS CG, PRISONS

The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS), says about 2,745 inmates condemned to death are awaiting execution in its facilities across the country. The Comptroller-General of NCoS, Ja’afaru Ahmed, disclosed this at a media parley and facility tour to Dukpa farm centre, Gwagwalada, on Wednesday in Abuja. Ahmed,  represented by the service spokesperson, Francis Enobore, said the reluctance by some state governors to sign death penalty sentence of the condemned inmates was one of the factors contributing to congestion in the Correctional facilities. “Some state governors are not willing to sign death…

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