Six awaiting death by stoning, 10 for amputation in Bauchi

Six inmates sentenced to die by stoning Sharia courts over various offences are still waiting for their sentences to be carried out over 10 years after their conviction in Bauchi, the State’s comptroller of Prison Mr Sulaiman Suleiman, has said.

In the statement issued on Friday, the Controller also said 10 other inmates sentenced for amputation have also been waiting for the sentences to be carried out for over ten years.