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How Yahya Jammeh executed nine Nigerians – Falana

Human Rights lobbyist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has blamed the previous president Yahya Jammeh for the Gambia of requesting the unlawful execution more than 50 people, including nine Nigerians.

Falana, in an announcement on Thursday, approached the groups of nine Nigerians executed in 2005 to look for equity for the illicit activity, including that his firm had the option to build up the personality of one of the Nigerians.

The announcement read: “On July 21, 2005, the Gambian Navy caught a boat passing on 58 migrants, including 9 Nigerians, 40 Ghanaians, 3 Senegalese, 3 Sierra Leoneans and 2 Togolese cruising towards an angling vessel tied down on the big ocean to stowaway to Europe.

“Aside from two Ghanaian nationals who were discharged to a Ghanaian Government Delegation another Ghanaian got away from the authority of the Navy.

“The rest of the 55 workers were wrongfully executed on the requests of the “ruthless routine of Mr. Yayah Jameh, previous President of Gambia.

“In the examination led by our law office into the killings, it has been set up that the 9 Nigerians included were going with their travel papers. Be that as it may, the Nigerian Community in Senegal affirmed the character of one of the slaughtered Nigerian migrants. The subtleties are:-

“Name: Omozemoje Paul Enagameh

Identification No: A1548206

Spot of Birth: Lagos

Date of Birth: ninth December 1976.”

Falana anyway praised the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama for giving necessary data in the examination, Falana, in the interest of his firm.

He focused on those relatives of the nine Nigerians that were “wrongfully executed” have a chance to look for a change in the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission right now sitting in Banjul, the Gambia.

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