Tag: Prison Break

Prisons Dismisses 23 officers, Suspend 11 Others Over Prison Break

The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) has sacked three senior Prisons officers serving in Kuje Medium Security prison and three other senior officers serving in Koton Karfe prison for their alleged complicity in the escape of prisoners from the respective prisons. The board took the decision[Read More…]

Another Prison Break In Koton Karfe, Kogi State, As 13 Inmates Escape

Thirteen inmates escaped in fresh jailbreak recorded at Koton Karfe prison in Kogi in the early hours of Saturday. A reliable source disclosed that the incident happened at about 7a.m. when the inmates forcefully brought down the wall of the prison. The all male prison facility which was inaugurated in[Read More…]

“Junior Staff Will Explain Their Roles” – Prisons Suspend 14 Staff Over Kuje Jail Break

The Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services Board (CDFIPB) and the Controller-General, Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS), have approved the suspension of 14 members of staff of the prisons as a result of the escape of two high profile inmates, Solomon Amodu and Maxwell Ajukwu, from the Kuje Medium Security[Read More…]

Another Jailbreak In Minna Prison, Inmates Set Free

The new wave of jailbreak in Nigeria is troubling. Less than 24 hours after President Goodluck Jonathan replaced Aminu A Suley, acting comptroller general of prison, with Ezenwa Ekpendu as substantive controller-general of prisons, another incident of jailbreak has been reported. NewsWireNGR recalls that scores of inmates escaped from the[Read More…]

Prison Break In Ekiti As Gunmen Invade Ado Detention, All Prisoners ‘Reportedly’ Freed

Reports say unknown gunmen in the wee hours of the morning today invaded Ado-Ekiti prisons along Afao road and freed all the inmates in the prison after killing one official. This is the first time such a security breach will be experienced in Ado-Ekiti prison. No statement has however been[Read More…]

Viola Okolie: Now Trending Around Aso Villa – Prison Break, Season 1

by Viola Okolie Dear opposition, please, reduce the babble and let us hear what exactly is going on. It is a bit pedestrian to think that if there is strife in Nigeria today, it would affect only the President and leave the seat vacant for our chosen anointed ones to[Read More…]