• Governor Umahi releases woman held in prison for stealing N400 cocoa yam

    Governor Umahi releases woman held in prison for stealing N400 cocoa yam

    A woman held at the Abakaliki Prisons for allegedly stealing cocoa yam worth N400 has been released on the order of Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State.

    Umahi ordered her freedom after being briefed on Friday by the National Human Right Commission on the outcome of its investigation into the extra judicial killings of some inmates of the Abakaliki prisons during the August 18 attempted jail break.

    A statement on Sunday by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Emma Anya, said the Chairman […]