SIERRA LEONE: 5 MOB CLIQUE MEMBERS SENTENCED TO DEATH
April 30, 2020:
Sierra Leone High Court Justice Monfred Sesay on 22 April 2020 sentenced five members of a clique group named Members of Blood (MoB) also known as the Red Flag Movement, to death by hanging. The five young men, Sinneh Sesay, Sheriff Gibrilla Sesay, Ibrahim Abubakarr Turay, Ibrahim Kanu and Alhaji Desmond Conteh, who are between the ages of 18 and 20, were accused of killing Tom Davies a 20-year old Senior Secondary School pupil of Albert Academy School on 30 April 2017. (Sources: awokonewspaper.com, 28/04/2020)
The deceased was reportedly a member of a rival group.