Tags : Prisoners

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. […]

FG Grants Amnesty To 2,600 Prisoners

No fewer than 2,600 inmates were on Thursday granted amnesty by the Federal Government in a bid to decongest prison facilities in the country. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who disclosed this at a conference at the headquarters of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Abuja, stated that the affected inmates include inmates that are […]