|Major Hamza Al-Mustapha|
Appeal Court acquits Al-Mustapha of conspiracy and murderThe Lagos Division of the Appeal Court has discharged and acquitted Major Hamza Al- Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer to the Late Head of State, Sani Abacha of the conspiracy and murder charges against him.
Mustapha has been standing trial since 1999 for allegedly masterminding the assassination of Late Alhaja Kudirat Abiola, wife of presumed winner of the 1993 Presidential election, Chief M.K.O. Abiola.
Source: The Nation