• ECOWAS court charges Nigeria $3.3m fine over Apo killings

    ECOWAS court charges Nigeria $3.3m fine over Apo killings

    According to reports, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) court has fined Nigeria $3.3m for the September 2013 killing of eight citizens at Apo district in Abuja.

    The regional court ordered the country to pay a compensatory damage of $200,000 to each of the family of the deceased citizens and $150,000 to each of those wounded.

    The tragic incident occurred after a combined team of soldiers and operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) carried out a raid on […]