Nigerian Prisons Service
Four herdsmen held in custody have escaped from the Jos Maximum Prison in Plateau state. The fleeing inmates escaped in the early hours of Thursday, July 8.
A 38-year-old Nigerian woman, Titilayo Benson, has regained her freedom after spending 10 years in prison without trial. She was released on Thursday, July 24.
An ex-detainee has gifted N1 million for the renovation of a prison cell just days after his release. Speaks on his intention to give other inmates cash prizes.
Mallam Gambo Mohammed said after his O’level, he could not further his education, adding that ventured into fish business at Galadima area of Sabon Gari Market.
An attempt by some inmates to foment trouble and escape from the Kano central prison in Kano state was on Thursday, April 22, foiled by security personnel.
The federal government has released the names and the photos of more inmates who escaped from the Owerri custodial centre in Owerri, the capital of Imo state.