• Presidency laments execution of Nigerian in Singapore

    Presidency laments execution of Nigerian in Singapore

    The Presidency has lamented the execution of Chijoke Obioha, a Nigerian footballer who was recently executed in Singapore for drug trafficking.

    The 35-year-old footballer was said to have gone to the Asian country for trials when he was caught trafficking 2.5kg 0f cannabis on April 9, 2007.

    Consequently, he was sentenced to death about four years ago and remained on the death row until he was executed yesterday.

    Reacting to Obioha‚Äôs execution in a statement yesterday, the Senior Special Assistant to the President […]