• Lagos asks Supreme Court to uphold Al-Mustapha’s death sentence

    Lagos asks Supreme Court to uphold Al-Mustapha’s death sentence

    It was gathered that the Lagos State government has asked the Supreme Court to set aside the July 12, 2013 judgment of the Court of Appeal which discharged and acquitted Major Hamza Al-Mustapha of the the murder of Alhaja Kudirat Abiola.

    Kudirat was a wife of the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, the late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Abiola.

    In place of the Appeal Court judgment, the Lagos State government urged the apex court to uphold and restore the […]