Nigerians React as 1,400 Repentant Boko Haram Suspects Are Released By The Military

Some Nigerians have reacted to the news that the Borno State Government said about 1,400 repentant Boko Haram suspects have been released by the military and rehabilitated into society. The Borno State Commissioner for Information, Babakura Jato, told news reporters during an interview on Monday that 1, 400 had been released in three tranches since... Continue Reading →

N7.1bn Fraud: “Please, Don’t Handcuff Me” Orji Kalu Gets 12 years Imprisonment

The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud. The court found him and his co-defendants guilty of the entire 39 counts filed against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice Mohammed Idris sentenced Kalu to 12 years’ imprisonment... Continue Reading →

Three Men Wrongly Imprisoned For Life In Maryland USA, Regain Freedom After 36 Years In Jail

Three Baltimore men who were wrongly imprisoned for 36 years in Maryland, United States have been set free after a review of the murder case they were prosecuted for. The three men identified as Alfred Chestnut, Ransom Watkins, and Andrew Stewart, were reportedly teenagers when they were sentenced to life in prison in 1984 CNN... Continue Reading →

Alvin Kennard Who Was Jailed For 36 Years For Stealing $50, Regains Freedom

A man identified as Alvin Kennard was released from prison after spending 36 years in jail for stealing $50, he was sentenced to life without parole under an old Alabama “three strikes” law. Kennard was first charged with two counts of burglary first degree and grand larceny and received a three year suspended sentence in... Continue Reading →

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