• Court Sentences 2 Fulani Herdsmen To 20-Year Jail Term For Illegal Arms Possession

    Court Sentences 2 Fulani Herdsmen To 20-Year Jail Term For Illegal Arms Possession

    A Delta State High Court sitting in Asaba on Monday sentenced two Fulani herdsmen, Hassan Abidu and Yakubu Salem, suspected to be members of a group of armed nomads terrorizing indigenes of the state especially farmers, to 20 years in jail with hard labour.

    The court pronounced the verdict on the two Fulani nomads on a two count charge of unlawful possession of firearms preferred against them by the Attorney-General of Delta State, Peter Mrakpor and punishable under section 3(1) of […]