• 14 feared dead in Ebonyi jailbreak attempt

    14 feared dead in Ebonyi jailbreak attempt

    About 14 inmates of the Abakaliki Prison in Ebonyi State capital, were feared killed yesterday during a jailbreak bid.

    It was the latest in the incidents of jailbreak being witnessed across the country, which has attracted punishment and sack of some prisons officers by the government.

    Some inmates yesterday capitalized on the riot that broke out in the prisons to attempt escape which the police said they foiled.

    Although the police did not confirm the death of any inmate, sources said they counted […]