• Gov. Ahmed of Kwara calls for urgent prison reforms

    Gov. Ahmed of Kwara calls for urgent prison reforms

    The need for urgent reforms of the prison system in Nigeria so that prisons can carry out their role of reforming convicted prisoners, has been called for by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State.

    Governor Ahmed stated this while receiving the Comptroller-General of Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS), Mr. Ja’afaru Ahmed, who paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House, Ilorin, on Sunday, in the light of recent deaths of inmates at Nigeria Prison, Oke Kura, Ilorin.

    Describing the incident as unfortunate, the governor noted that the restructuring of the […]