- A 99-year-old man has been imprisoned for 17 years in the Enugu prison
- The man is allegedly a prisoner alongside his son and a 78-year-old man
- They are reportedly imprisoned in the death row cell in Enugu maximum prison
Legit.ng has come across the sad story of a 99-year-old man who is reportedly serving jail time with his son in Enugu prison.
The man identified as Celestine Egboluche was allegedly imprisoned with his son Paul and a 78-year-old man identified as Kanayo Arinze.
According to Facebook user Christian Okezie Chukwuka the 99-year-old man has been imprisoned for seventeen years. The Facebook user shared a post claiming that Egboluche and the 78-year-old prisoner have suffered.
Although, Chukwuka did not state what led to the imprisonment of the inmates he urged the Enugu state government to release the old men. He expressed that they have both suffered enough.
The Facebook user also asked people who know any official in the Enugu state government to contact him.
Read the story below:
"99 years old man in Nigerian prison. He is the oldest prison in the world.
PLEADING TO ENUGU, ANAMBRA AND IMO STATE GOVERNORS FOR MERCY OVER THE LIVES OF THESE ONES.
These are the videos of the elders in the (CC) DEATH ROW Cell in Enugu maximum PRISON. 99 yrs old papa name Mr Celestine Egboluche from Imo State whom has spent 17 yrs in prison with his biological son Mr Paul Egboluche, and 78 Yrs old man Kanayo Arize from Anambra State.
Please the whole world, join me to plead to Enugu State government to free our fathers in Enugu prison who has spent 17 years together with his son in that prison. While the tall old man is 78 years. Both of them have suffered enough.
May the God of mercy breath in mercy into the Governor of Enugu and Anambra to show them mercy. The land of Enugu prison have swallowed so many souls, but these two old people will not be allowed to be swallowed by that red rocky land in the Mighty Name of Jesus. Any question on how to reach them, please contact me. And if you have access to the government official that could lead to Governor, please contact me so these old ones will go home and be buried proper when die."
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