Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has stressed the need “to decolonise Nigerian prisons.”
He described the nation’s prisons system as “a draconian colonial system that has not been helpful to Nigeria.
“It has no process of making productivity out of the prisoners, or of creating opportunity for reforming them,” Osinbajo said.
He advocated a reformative process for prisoners in order to create a better society.
According to him, government’s efforts must go beyond apprehending and punishing offenders, adding that the efforts must also […]