The appellant were convicted and sentenced to death for conspiracy to commit robbery and armed robbery. Their conviction and sentencing were affirmed by the Court of Appeal.
The accused person was arraigned before the high court on charges of conspiracy to commit the offence of armed robbery and armed robbery.
The deceased was shot by one of the accused persons in the course of armed robbery. The appellants were identified in an identification parade by the victims of the robbery.
The appellant was identified by the victim of arm robbery as one of the persons who robbed him immediately after the incident.