Nigerian Prisons Service Latest News
The Nigerian Correctional Services (NCS) has revealed why former Abia state governor, Orji Kalu remains in custody hours after a court ordered his release.
Currently trending on social media is the heartbreaking story of a young boy who lost 5 years of his freedom after he was wrongly arrested and thrown in prison.
Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Hajia Ramatu Aliyu, has channelled her May salary towards the release of five inmates from Kuje prison.
The judgment only covers the Appellant, Mr. Ude Jones Udeogu, who challenged the propriety of the Court of Appeal Judge, Justice Mohammed Idris, to try him.
The Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja Chief Judge, Honourable Justice Ishaq Usman Bello has freed 70 prisoners from the popular Kuje correctional facility.
Federal government has announced that it will be freeing 2,600 inmates from various correctional centres across the country as part of a move to curb Covid-19.