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Nigeria Prisons Service

23 Mar
The oddity of Miss Cell 2022 pageant, held in Kirikiri prison the other day, was a nasty surprise that showcased the Correctional Centre as lacking in discretion.
29 Apr 2021
Amid mounting insecurity challenges, the Federal Government appears to have yet another bout of headache to contend with. The nation’s correctional facilities frequently come under violent attacks...
16 Jul 2019
The Nigeria Prisons Service has said it plans to establish Borstal homes in Enugu and Bayelsa States, to serve the South East and South-South regions of the country.
7 Jan 2018
The Controller General of Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS), Mr. Jafaaru Ahmed, has disclosed that 28 out of 40 inmates of Ikot Ekpene Prisons that escaped during a jailbreak on December 27, 2017 were still at large.
8 Oct 2017
Tunde Ladipo made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos. He said that a number of inmates were still in prison for inability to pay fines.
1 May 2017
Following reports that about 120 million Nigerians especially women, are vulnerable to dangers associated with firewood smoke, the Nigeria Prisons Service...


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