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Community lynches fleeing inmate as 85 return

By Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri; Precious Igbonwelundu, Lagos; Sanni Onogu, Tony Akowe, Blessing Olaifa, Abuja and Ogochukwu Anioke, Abakaliki A man who escaped from the Correctional Centre in Imo State on…

N200k bounty placed on inmate who escaped after gang members killed prison officers

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has placed a N200,000 bounty on Chidi Nwankwo, an inmate who was set free by members of his gang, in Anambra. Last Friday, two prison…

Police Arrest Inmate Who Escaped From Edo Prison During EndSARS Protests

The Ogun State Police Command said its men have arrested an inmate, Obehi Ehis Frank Ogbeh, who escaped from the prison in Benin, Edo State during the EndSARS protests in…

Convicted US killer serving two life sentences tells judge he’ll kill again unless he’s given death penalty after murdering fellow inmate

A convicted US killer already serving two life sentences has asked a judge to give him the death penalty or he will kill again after stabbing a fellow inmate to…

Military taskforce re-arrests escaped prison inmate in Plateau state (photos)

The Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) that is charged with maintaining peace in Plateau, Southern Kaduna, and some parts of Bauchi State, has rearrested another escaped prisoner. On July 23, six notorious inmates escaped…