I will appeal by death sentence, Evans vows

Lagos High Court, Thursday, sentenced billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans to death by hanging.


But his lawyer has vowed to appeal his death sentence in a higher court.


Evans’ last mission was his attempt kidnap of the Chairman of Young Shall Grow Motors, Mr Vincent Obianudo in 2013.

He was arrested by the Inspector General of police’s Intelligence Response Team led by Abba Kyari.

At the sentencing by an Igbosere High Court in Lagos, Evans was charged with kidnapping but pleaded not guilty.


Other charges against him were bordering on conspiracy, kidnapping, and unlawful possession of firearms.


Evans was docked with three other defendants Joseph Emeka, Chiemeka Arinze, and Udeme Upong.

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