SAUDI ARABIA: SUDANESE MAN BEHEADED FOR MURDER
March 4, 2010: a Sudanese driver convicted of murdering his Saudi Arabian employer has been executed.
Mussa Ahmed was beheaded in Riyadh
in the eighth execution in the kingdom this year.
Ahmed killed Mohammed al-Mutairy by hitting him on the head with a metal object, a statement published by the official SPA news agency said.
Following the crime, Ahmed fled to Sudan
but was extradited to Saudi Arabia
to stand trial, reports said.
No other details about the case were available. (Sources: Agence France Presse, 04/03/2010)