Justice Mojisola Dada of the Lagos High Court has sentenced Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, former chief security officer to Late General Sani Abacha to death by hanging. The sentenced was handed down toAl-Mustapha today for his role in the killing of Alhaja Kudirat Abiola, wife of late business mogul and politician, Bashorun MKO Abiola.
Lateef Shofolahan, the personal assistant to the Alhaja Kudirat Abiola as at the time of the commission of the crime was also indicted as an accomplice. The court also sentenced him to death.
-Report by Niyi Tabiti