• FG re-opens 8 satellite prisons in North-East

    FG re-opens 8 satellite prisons in North-East

    The Federal Government has announced the re-opening of eight satellite prisons in Bauchi State for the North-East.

    The prisons were earlier shut, due to the wave of Boko Haram insurgency in the zone.

    Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Prisons Service, NPS, Ja’afaru Ahmed, announced this in a statement by the spokesman, Francis Enobore, in Abuja yesterday.

    This came as Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, sent a technical team to Maiduguri, Borno State, to conduct interviews with domestic and international stakeholders working in internally-displaced persons, […]