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Nyanya bombers to be tried in camera

18 March 2015, 13:46

Abuja -  A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that the alleged mastermind of the April 14 Nyanya bomb blast, Aminu Ogwuche and five orders be tried in camera, Channelstv reports.

 The prosecution had applied to hold the trial in camera to protect the witnesses in the case at the renewed trial of the suspects in Abuja.

Justice Ahmed Mohammed, who gave the order, also allowed the prosecution to use aliases for the defence witnesses of trial of the April 14 Nyanya bomb blast which claimed over 76 lives.

Also read: Court frees alleged Nyanya bomber

The defence lawyers agreed to a camera trial, but opposed the application for the witnesses to be masked.

Read more at Channelstv

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