Prison Break: Inmates Set Prison On Fire In Delta State

April 27, 2020
30 Views



The Sapele Correctional Service Centre has reportedly been set on fire yesterday by Inmates.

Naija News learnt that this occurred because 25 inmates were granted amnesty by the state government, but only three persons have been released.

Another contributing factor was an alleged lack of food and water in Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State.

The inmates around 8 am were said to have protested over poor welfare situation in the correctional centre.

Source say that security agencied ensured that none of the inmates escaped.
.
A source said, “No inmate escaped, but the inmates are angry because they are not taken care of adequately. The Sapele Correctional service has been set on fire by prisoners who said they lack food and water.
.
They also said 25 inmates were granted amnesty by the state government, but only three persons have been released, why others are yet to be released.”
.
The Senior Special Adviser on Security Matters to the Governor and Chairman of the LG, Hon Eugene Inoaghan, are at the centre to calm the inmates

Share this post with your Friends on


Go Back To The Top


Looking for something? Search below



You may be interested

FG extends removal of 23,089 pensioners from payroll to end of October
Entertainment
2 views
Entertainment
2 views

FG extends removal of 23,089 pensioners from payroll to end of October

admin - September 22, 2020

THE Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has in line with the demand of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) extended its…

Entertainment

Ikeazor supports establishment of National Institute of Environmental Studies

admin - September 22, 2020

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor has expressed support for the establishment of a National Institute of…

News
3 views

Bring oil thieves to justice, Gov Wike urges to security agencies

admin - September 21, 2020

<!-- Bring oil thieves to justice, Gov Wike urges to security agencies - ElombahNews HomeNewsBring oil thieves to justice, Gov…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.