FG resumes trial of suspected Boko Haram members

The Federal Government, yesterday, resumed the trial of suspected Boko Haram suspects.

The trial is held at the ‘Kainji Prosecution Project Phase IV’, in Niger State.

Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Lateef Fagbemi, (SAN), while speaking at the opening of the court session in Niger yesterday, said the first phase commenced in 2017, adding that the FG in the 2017 trial secured a total of 366 convictions, while 896 others were discharged for lack of evidence.

Fagbemi also said 61 other cases were subsequently adjourned for further hearings.

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