Maryam Sanda Sentenced to Death by Hanging for killing her Husband [Videos]

Justice Yusuf Halilu of the Federal High court Abuja, in a sitting today sentenced Maryam Sanda to death by hanging. 

Maryam Sanda in November 2017, was accused of stabbing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello to death.

The deceased was reported to be the son of a former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic party Haliru Bello.

According to the Police, Sanda stabbed her husband to death with a broken bottle in Abuja on November 19, 2017. However, Sanda, throughout the duration of the trial insisted that she was not guilty of the crime.

While passing the judgement, the judge stressed that the offence for which Sanda was convicted was based on section 221 of the penal code.

Despite an appeal by her lawyer to tamper justice with mercy,  justice Yusuf ordered Maryam to be remanded in prison, till she exhausts her right to appeal.

Here was when the  judge was passing his verdict on Maryam Sanda

The convict, a mother of two with tears was whisked away from the courtroom.

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