Abdulsalam Adinoyi, a member of the Jam'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihd, often known as Boko Haram, was sentenced to death by hanging by Justice Lekan Ogunmoye of the Ekiti State High Court in Ado Ekiti.
In his decision on Wednesday, Justice Ogunmoye stated that the prosecution had proven its case beyond a reasonable doubt against the defendant, implying his guilt in all of the accusations brought against him.
Adinoyi was charged with five counts of armed robbery, murder, terrorism, and unauthorized possession of firearms, in violation of sections 1 (2) (a) and 3(1) of the Robbery and Firearms (Special Provisions) Act, Cap C16, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004.
He also carted away two AK-47 assaulted riffle, launched attacks on people of Ekiti State and his environs, confessed to being a member of Boko Haram and unlawfully in possession of an AK-47 assault rifle, among others.
News source: Sahara News
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