Tag: Nigerian Prisons Service

Senate will receive prisons reform bill soon – Uba

admin- November 22, 2018

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Interior, Sen. Andy Uba has promised to submit the bill for an Act to reform the Nigerian Prisons ... Read More

Chief Judge of Anambra State kicks against holding charge

admin- October 11, 2018

“There is no such thing as holding charge in the law books and Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) should stop accepting any person as an inmate ... Read More

Minna Prison Incident, Not Jail Break – NPS

Abdul Jimoh- June 7, 2018

Mr Francis Enobore, the Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian Prisons Service, says the unfortunate incident at Minna Medium Security Prison is an attack, not ... Read More

Atiku, other politicians visit Jang in prison

admin- May 21, 2018

Notable politicians, including former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have paid solidarity visit to former Plateau Governor Jonah Jane, being remanded in Jos prison over allegation ... Read More

Prisons Service can contribute to agricultural production, if well funded – Official

inno.korie- August 3, 2017

Alhaji Magaji Abdullahi, the Controller, Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) in Jigawa, says the prisons service can contribute meaningfully to the nation’s agricultural production if it is ... Read More

Human Right Commission Campaign Against Ebola in Nigerian Prisons

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 27, 2014

  By Murjanatu Adam Sa’eed Adequate funding for the Nigeria Prisons Service is the only solution to curtail the spread of the Ebola virus within ... Read More