Babatunde Folorunsho was an armed robber and a hardened criminal who threatened the peace and security of Nigerians in the 1970s with his ruthless group of bandits.
Babatunde seemed invincible but unfortunately for him, he was arrested by the police during a robbery operation. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
On the 8th and 13th of April, 1971, Babatunde Folorunsho was tried and found guilty of highway robbery. The judge, James Agboola Ojomo, sentenced him to death by a firing squad.
Ishola Oyenusi popularly known as Doctor Oyenusi, was a notorious armed robber who terrorised the people of Lagos and other neighbouring cities in the 1970s. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
On the 27th of march, 1971, Oyenusi was nabbed by the police during one of his robbery operations in which he and his gang killed a police constable and stole $28,000 as at then.
Lawrence Anini also known as 'the law', was born in 1960, the year Nigeria gained her independence, to the families of Owuo in Orogbo village, orhionwon area, about 20miles from Benin city, the capital of Bendel, currently Edo state. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
During his 'Trial and Execution', Due to amputation of his leg, Anini was confined to a wheelchair throughout. He was sentenced to death by Justice James Omo Agege and executed on march 29, 1987.
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