A 35-year-old Nigerian man named Abuchi Ngwoke was sentenced to death yesterday by a Malaysian High Court for drug trafficking.
The accused was arrested in 2012 at a Malaysian airport after being caught with 251.66 grams of Methamphetamine according to Sahara Reporters. He had reportedly swallowed gemstones in Nigeria prior to getting on the flight to Malaysia.
The execution date is yet to be announced.
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