• Governor Ishaku pardons 21 prisoners in Taraba

    Governor Ishaku pardons 21 prisoners in Taraba

    Governor of Taraba State, Darius Ishaku, has Friday granted state pardon to 21 prisoners that were serving different jail terms in the state, a statement said.

    Mr. Darius’ Chief Press Secretary, Hassan Mijinyawa, said the pardon was a gesture carried out in line with the powers conferred on the governor by section 212 sub-sections 1 of the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 as amended.

    He said the governor pardoned the 21 convicts following the recommendations of the State Advisory […]