• Bauchi governor pardons 146 prisoners at Ramadan

    Bauchi governor pardons 146 prisoners at Ramadan

    Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has released 146 prison inmates to mark the maiden act of the state’s Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy.

    Ibrahim Umar, Bauchi State’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for justice, disclosed this on Thursday when the committee paid a visit to Bauchi Prison.

    He said that on June 21, 2016, the governor, out of his benevolence, signed for the immediate release of the inmates who were qualified, based on the recommendations of the Advisory Council on the Prerogative […]