• Appeal Court endorses 25 years jail term for Boko Haram convicts

    Appeal Court endorses 25 years jail term for Boko Haram convicts

    The Court of Appeal in Lagos, at the weekend, af­firmed the judgment of a Federal High Court in the state convicting and sentencing three Boko Ha­ram members to 25 years imprisonment each.

    The Appeal Court, in a judgment delivered by Justice Y. B. Nimpar, re­jected the appeal filed by the convicts and upheld the judgment of the fed­eral court.

    Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos had, on September 30, 2014, handed down the verdict after the La­gos State […]