Nigeria Prison Service

FG to stop feeding state inmates in 2024

THE Federal government will stop feeding state offenders in correctional centres nationwide from January 1, 2024. The minister of Interior,...

NCoS blames govs as number of prisoners on death row rise to 3,298

THE Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has said there are about 3,298 inmates on death row in Nigerian prisons. NCos public...
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50,159 Nigerians languish in prisons, awaiting trial despite ACJ Act 2015

FOR the past five years, Chris Okafor (not real name) has been languishing in one of Nigeria’s prisons in...

Over 80% of Prison Inmates are Awaiting Trial

More than 80 percent of prison inmates in the country are awaiting trials, a report has indicated.
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Okah’s Family Accuse Prison Authorities Of Poisoning Their Son

The family of Charles Okah, who is being detained in Kuje prison on charges relating to the unfortunate October...

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