The High Court  of the Federal Capital  Territory has sentenced two police officers, Ezekiel Achneje and Baba Emmanuel to death for the killing of six Apo Market traders in two 2005.
 
Three other police personnel who faced similar charges of conspiracy and culpable homicide were however discharged by Justice Ishaq Bello.
 
The then Divisional Police Officer, Othman Abdulsalam, who was the sixth accused, is still at large.
 
The Apo six traders were killed on June 17, 2005 on suspicion that they were armed robbers.