The Lagos State Government is set to execute General-Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly Chukwuemeka Ezeugo aka Reverend King.
PM News reports on Tuesday, April 18 that barring last minute change King and others on death row in Lagos prisons would be hanged very soon.
This was confirmed on Tuesday by the state’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Adeniji Kazeem at a ministerial press conference.
Kazeem said: “Very soon, you will see the action of this government on that issues, we are reviewing the case on Rev. King and others on death roll.
“Lots of people are on death row, Rev. King is not the only one on death row, it is on the instruction of Ambode that I visited the prisons recently and I discuss the issue with the prison officials and they expressed concern.
“We are moving in that direction of signing. The prison officials said we need to look at that seriously. Those on death row are beginning to think they have some rights. We are going to move in that direction, you will hear from me, but I will not tell you the exact date.”