Henry Okah found guilty of 2010 Independence Day bomb attacks
A South African court this morning convicted the leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), Henry Okah, of masterminding twin car bombings during Nigeria's 50th independence celebrations in October 2010 that killed twelve people and injured several others.
He was also found guilty of masterminding the two
explosions in Warri in March 2010.
Okah was found guilty on all counts and faces a minimum sentence of
life in prison.