Nigeria: Former Governor James Ibori released from a UK prison
Former Delta State governor, James Ibori has been released from prison. Ibori was released today, December 21, 2016, following a court order to that effect, Vanguard reports. The former governor’s release has been confirmed by his media aide, Tony Elumenor. Ibori was, in 2012, sentenced to 13 years in prison by a United Kingdom court. The sentence was later reduced to four and a half years by the court.