• 15 inmates escape from Nsukka prison

    15 inmates escape from Nsukka prison

    No fewer than 15 inmates were believed to have escaped from Nsukka Prison in Enugu state in a jail-break that occurred on Tuesday night.

    A reliable source at the prison who pleaded anonymity said on Wednesday that the inmates broke their cells and scaled over the perimeter fence.

    “The inmates carefully opened their cells and scaled the perimeter fence of the prisons.

    “Before prison officials on night duty knew what was happening, about 15 inmates had escaped,” the source said.

    Controller of the prison, […]