Friday, January 1, 2021

Family of Nigerian on death row in Saudi begs for clemency .

 The family of Suleiman Olufemi, a Nigerian national who has been on death row in Saudi Arabia for 18 years, has appealed to the federal government to come to the rescue of the man.


 The disclosure was made by the chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa. 

According to Dabiri-Erewa, the family visited NIDCOM to plead for clemency for Suleiman who was sentenced to death 18 years ago. 

The Nigerian national was accused of being part of a mob action that killed a Saudi police officer. 

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