Ugwu Faces Execution In Vietnam, But Says He Didn’t Intentionally Traffic Drugs

Nigerian player Theophilus Ugwu has been sentenced to death in Vietnam for drug trafficking.

“During the investigation, Ugwu did not declare the act of illegally transporting drugs. The defendant claimed that he only received backpacks, not knowing that there were drugs inside.”

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One question is: what has the Nigerian Government done to make sure that he is not executed if he didn’t intentionally carry out the crime he is being accused of?

Video: Chukwueze, Teammates Celebrate After Europa League Win

Samuel Chukwueze has become the sixth Nigerian to win the UEFA Europa League. This is after they sunk football greats Manchester United in a penalty shootout.

Victorious Chukwueze joins Kanu Nwankwo, Taribo West, Mikel Obi, Victor Moses, and Chidi Odiah in that club.

Recently, we have been impressed with the performance of Iheanacho (Nacho), Chukwueze, Onuachu and co.

We recently reported to you that Paul Onuachu was voted Player Of The Year in Belgium. And you must have heard lots of Emmanuel Iheanacho news.

Watch Chukwueze’s celebration with his team mates after the continental triumph.