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Plateau gets new Controller of Prisons

Mr Samuel Aguda has been appointed as the Controller in-charge of Plateau Command of the Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS). DSP Luka Ayedoo, the command’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), announced this in a statement on Saturday in Jos. Aguda replaces Mr Daniel Odharo, who has been deployed to the Zone ‘E’ Headquarters of the Service, Owerri. […]
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Senate will receive prisons reform bill soon – Uba

Sen. Andy Uba 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 Service.Uba made the disclosure when he led the delegation of the Senate’s committee on oversight visit to the Nigerian Prisons Service. Uba who acknowledged

35 prison inmates register for NECO exams in Ogun

35 prison inmates register for NECO exams in Ogun

Prison inmates numbering 35 have registered in Ogun State for the 2018 National Examination Council (NECO). The Nigerian Prisons Service, Ogun State Command, in a statement signed on Tuesday by its spokesperson, Victor Oyeleke, said the 35 inmates were drawn from three of the six prisons in the state. Oyeleke added that the registration of […]
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Slain prison boss buried amid tears in Plateau

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The remains of the retired Assistant Controller-General of Prisons Nanvyat Gwali have been buried in his home town, Simchor, Plateau, Nigerian Prisons Service official has said. Mr Francis Enobore, the Public Relations Officer of the service, said in a statement issued in Abuja that said that the remains were buried amid tears on Friday. Gunmen […] …

Prisons Service boss calls for amendment of Prison Act

The Controller-General, Nigerian Prisons Service, Mr Ja’faru Ahmed, has called for necessary amendment in Prisons Act to bring the law in tune with the philosophy of punishment and correction. He made the call on Friday at a Retreat organised by the Senate Committee on Interior in Lagos. The retreat, held at the Sheraton Hotel in […] …