Sentences suspended for ex-defence minister, former MP
Supreme Court has suspended the sentences given to an ex-defense minister and a former MP.
The court asked authorities not to enforced the sentences of ex-defense minister Mohamed Nazim and former MP Ahmed Nazim, until it concludes its review of their cases.
After police found a gun in his apartment, the Criminal Court convicted the ex-defense minister 11 years in jail on 27 March 2015 for smuggling weapons. His lawyers have contended that former minister Nazim was framed and jailed ...