Tags : Jailbreak

85 Fleeing Inmates Return To Owerri Prison In Aftermath Of

No fewer than 85 fleeing inmates have returned to the Owerri Correctional Centre which was attacked on the early hours of Monday by unknown gunmen. It would be recalled that 1,884 inmates were freed when the gunmen struck the Correctional Centre and the Imo State Police Command Headquarters in Owerri. The attackers who razed no […]

11 Prisoners Shot Dead In Papua New Guinea Prison Break

Eleven prisoners have been shot dead following a mass jailbreak in Papua New Guinea and 36 others remain on the run. Authorities disclosed on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, that the detainees escaped from Buimo prison in the Pacific nation’s second-biggest city Lae after rushing a gate when a sick prisoner was being moved for medical treatment. […]

COVID-19: Security Operatives Foil Attempted Jailbreak In Kaduna

Security operatives in Kaduna State have foiled an attempted jailbreak by some inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service in the State capital. This prompted operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Soldiers to block all roads leading to the correctional facility located along Independence Way. Following the incident which occurred at […]