• FG to buy N3.5bn vehicles for Prisons

    FG to buy N3.5bn vehicles for Prisons

    It was gathered that the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N3.5 billion for the purchase of 320 operational vehicles for Nigeria Prison Service as part of efforts to decongest prisons across the country.

    The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahamad Dambazau, announced the decision when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the FEC meeting, which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.

    He said that the vehicles would be bought locally in line with the government’s policy of […]