• Nigeria Prison recaptures 5 inmates over Kogi jailbreak

    Nigeria Prison recaptures 5 inmates over Kogi jailbreak

    The Nigeria Prison Service (NPS) has announced the re­capturing of five of the 13 prison inmates of Koton Karfe Prison who escapped during a jailbreak that took place in Kogi State at the weekend.

    Controller-General of Prisons, Ja’afaru Ahmed, who con­firmed the escape of 13 prisoners compromising 10 pre-trial detainees and three convicts from Koton Karfe prison in the early hours of Saturday, announced that five have been recaptured.

    He made the confirmation during an on-the-spot assess­ment of the incident in Koton […]