In the latest twist to what has been, under all circumstances, a most unusual case, the Court of Appeal ('the Court') has held that its previous decision on case involving Nigerian national Ilechukwu must be reviewed.Read More »
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ROMAN CATHOLIC PRISON MINISTRY WITHOLD INFO ABT NIGERIAN INMATE’S FUNERAL
Chijioke Stephan Obioha, Nigerian who was first arrested in 2007 for trafficking Marijuana, was hung at dawn yesterday in Changi Prison. After his last ditch criminal motion was thrown out by the Court of Appeal on Thursday evening, it was confirmed that, bar a miracle, he would be hung when the sun rises again. Chijioke's execution brought an end to his 8 years on death row - an ordeal, which Human Rights advocate, Mr Ravi, described as 'unprecedented mental anguish.'Read More »
NIGERIAN WOMAN BRINGS THE FIRST EBOLA CASE INTO SINGAPORE?
Singapore may have its first case of Ebola, the viral outbreak that has killed more than 1,000 people in West Africa. A Nigerian woman in her 50s was identified as a possible Ebola case by doctors at Gleneagles Hospital on Thursday morning. The woman is believed to have flown into Singapore recently and arrived at the hospital's emergency department with a fever.Read More »