Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Nigerian escape death sentence after Court of Appeal acquits him of importing drugs into Singapore

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 27, 2019
A Nigerian man facing the gallows for importing drugs into Singapore eight years ago was spared death on Monday (May 27) after the Court of Appeal acquitted him of his capital charge. Three judges found that the prosecution had failed to establish that Adili Chibuike Ejike knew that there were drugs in his suitcase when […]

SINGAPORE: Nigerians charged over alleged roles in transnational Internet love scams

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 14, 2019
Two men were taken to court on Tuesday (May 14) over their alleged roles in transnational Internet love scams committed between 2017 and last year. In a statement on Monday evening, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) said this was the first time that overseas-based suspects involved in the scams were arrested and sent to Singapore […]