• Over 80% prison inmates awaiting trial – CCC

    Over 80% prison inmates awaiting trial – CCC

    More than 80 percent of prison inmates in Nigeria are awaiting trial, owing to the unpleasant criminal justice system in the country,a Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) finding reveals.

    The report released by the centre to mark its first anniversary emphasised that the Nigerian Prisons Service was sitting at the very heart of Nigeria’s security architecture.

    The Executive Secretary of the centre, Air Commodore Yusuf Anas (Rtd) made the report available to the media at a brief ceremony in Abuja on Wednesday.

    Anas […]