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100 inmates regain freedom from Kirikiri Prison

A total of 100 inmates were set free from the Kirikiri Medium Prison on Thursday as part of initiatives of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) at de-congesting the prisons.The Controller of Prisons in Lagos State, Mr Tunde Ladipo, told…

Sen. Wamakko frees 34 prison inmates

Sen. Aliyu Wamako (APC –Sokoto North) on Monday secured the release of 34 prison inmates, among them, a teenage girl, following his settlement of fines imposed on them.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that apart from settling…

Commission frees 31 prison inmates in Sokoto

The Zakkat and Endowment Commission in Sokoto State on Tuesday said it paid various fines imposed on 31 prison inmates which enabled them to regain their freedom.The Chairman of the commission, Alhaji Lawal Maidoki, made this known at a…

Gov. Ganduje frees 50 prisoners

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has freed 50 inmates who are serving different jail terms at the Kurmawa Central Prison in Kano.The governor, who ordered the release of the inmates during his visit to the prison in Kano on Monday,…

CJ pardons 28 awaiting trial inmates

The Chief Judge of Sokoto State, Justice Bello Abbas, has granted pardon to 28 awaiting trial inmates in the Sokoto Central Prisons.The chief judge pardoned the inmates on Wednesday in Sokoto when he paid a scheduled visit to the…