Nigerian wrongly jailed in America floors US Govt in court, ordered to be paid $10m compensation

Posted by News Express | 28 May 2020 | 3,246 times

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A United States-based Nigerian, Tony Ugochukwu, has walked out of prison a free man after spending 15 out of the 18 years he was wrongly convicted for murder.

For being a victim of wrong identity, he is to be paid $10 million by the government on the order of a court.

Ugochukwu, according a brief story by Facebook,   left the prison on Tuesday. (Text, excluding headline, courtesy, The Nation)

 

 

 


Source: News Express

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