Abuja - Umar Mustapha, a member of Boko Haram who was found guilty for his role in the bombing of media houses in Kaduna State, has appealed the life imprisonment handed to him by a Federal High Court, according to Thisday.
Umar has raised grounds for appeal against his sentence through his lawyer at an Appeal Court in Abuja, in a notice of appeal dated February 6 but filed on February 11.
Umar was convicted on November 15, 2013 for his role in the bombing of SOJ Plaza, which housed the offices of THISDAY, The Sun and The Moment newspapers in 2012.
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