• Enugu jailbreak: Six re-arrested, manhunt continues for others

    Enugu jailbreak: Six re-arrested, manhunt continues for others

    Six out of the 15 prison inmates that escaped during the jailbreak at Nsukka Prisons, Tuesday, have been re-arrested, while the manhunt is on to capture the rest.

    Enugu State Controller of Prisons, Mr. Isaiah Amariri, disclosed this while speaking to journalists Thursday on the unfortunate incident that shook the university town of Nsukka Tuesday.

    Amariri, however, declined to give the exact number of inmates that escaped but said that investigations were still on to fish out the fleeing inmates.

    He said that […]

  • 25 people escape in Enugu jailbreak

    25 people escape in Enugu jailbreak

    Security agencies and men of the Nigeria Prisons Service have launched a manhunt for 25 inmates who escaped from Nsukka Prison in Enugu State.

    The jailbreak reportedly occurred on Tuesday night.

    The number of inmates that escaped in the incident had not been determined as of the time of filing this report but it was learnt from sources that about 25 prisoners escaped.

    It was also gathered that about six of the fleeing prisoners were immediately rearrested.

    The prisoners were able to escape by […]