FG vows to recapture all inmates who escaped during Oyo jail attack

The federal government has vowed to pursue and recapture all inmates who escaped from the Abolongo Custodial Centre of Nigeria...

10/24/2021 7:40:00 PM

'I’m assuring Nigerians that the Federal Government will pursue not just those who attacked our facility, but those who have escaped lawful custody.'

The federal government has vowed to pursue and recapture all inmates who escaped from the Abolongo Custodial Centre of Nigeria...

ByJoshua OdeyemiSun, 24 Oct 2021 16:19:20 GMTThe federal government has vowed to pursue and recapture all inmates who escaped from the Abolongo Custodial Centre of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS), in Oyo, Oyo State on Friday night when the facility came under attack of gunmen.

[BREAKING]: Sylvester Oromoni: Lagos orders indefinite closure of Dowen college Dowen College: They told my son to describe his sister's private part, says late Sylvester Oromoni's father Dowen College: Teachers, security men should explain Sylvester's death, Father demands

The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, gave the assurance Sunday while inspecting the facility in Oyo, Oyo State, according to a statement by Sola Fasure, Media Adviser to the minister.FG reiterates commitment to gender equality, women empowerment – Minister

“I’m assuring Nigerians that the Federal Government will pursue not just those who attacked our facility, but those who have escaped lawful custody.“I commend officers of the Nigeria Correctional Service and other members of sister security agencies who provided perimeter security for our facility for fighting gallantly and holding the fort before the attackers were able to gain access to the awaiting trial section of the facility. headtopics.com

“However, those who escaped are already being pursued. Some have been rearrested, many more will still be captured,” the Minister stated.Aregbesola noted that 446 out of 907 escapees have been recaptured, whilst 69 never left the facility.“As at the last count, 446 of the escapees have been recaptured, leaving 392 still at large.

“We want to assure Nigerians that the service have an updated database of the escapees which includes their biometrics.“We are sharing the database with all security agencies in the country, including the Interpol, so those who escaped our recapture efforts can be nabbed.

“To those on the run, be assured you have nowhere to hide. You can run, but you can’t hide. We’ll fish you out.“We are publishing details of those who escaped in the mass media so the public can assist in that effort,” the Minister reiterated.The minister said he had directed the NCoS to immediately begin remediation work.

“I have instructed the CG of NCoS to immediately begin the reconstruction of the damaged parts of the building.“We hope to make the facility better secured and more habitable for the inmates.”Also speaking during the inspection, the Controller General of the Nigeria Correctional Service, NCoS, Haliru Nababa, said the service had successfully prevented internal jailbreaks in all its facilities. headtopics.com

Aisha Buhari advocates special court for rape, sexual violence cases - Punch Newspapers Dowen college: Tonto Dikeh, Mercy Johnson, others demand justice for Sylvester Oromoni Dowen college: No arrest made yet, Lagos CP orders probe into Sylvester's death

Haliru Nababa said, “What we have reoccurring in recent times are external attacks on our facilities.“We have been retraining our officers not just on securing those in lawful custody, but prevent external attacks.“We are collaborating with other security agencies in the country to make such attacks near impossible and where they do occur, the attackers will not live to regret it.”

Read more: Daily Trust »

It’s Dementia – Nigerian Actress, Joke Silva Speaks On Olu Jacobs’ Illness

Federal government of is the perpetrator. Stop that blame game because nigerians are not stupid. Always platitudes after the fact.....

Oyo prison attack: FG provides update on inmates recaptured, othersThe Federal Government on Saturday said that security operatives have recaptured some of the inmates who escaped from the Medium Security Custodial Centre

50,000 women die of maternal reproduction annually – FG - Punch NewspapersThe most widely read newspaper in Nigeria Why are we still maintaining that we’re 200m in population? People die everyday, now maternity have joined insecurity and hunger to kill Nigerians. Who will save us? There is something particularly strange about the wording of this headline.

FG To Contractors: Complete Zungeru Power Plant By DecemberThe federal government has directed the contractors handling the 700 megawatts (MW) Zungeru Hydroelectric Power Project to meet up with the December 28,

FG exposes Sunday Igboho's link with Boko Haram Sponsors - Daily TrustThe Federal Government has exposed the 'link between Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, and convicted terror sponsors. At a briefing in Abuja on Laughable , Useless Government with Useless talk Shameless platform

FG repairs bombed Abuja-Kaduna railway, operations begin Oct. 23The most widely read newspaper in Nigeria IPOB declares sit at home 5th to 10th of November. Anambra election Werey. FreeMaziNnamdiKanuNow IPOB 22nd October Tinubu Nnamdi Kanu Mazi EndSARSMemorial EndSARS Go after the terrorists!!!! Wow 🤩 This’s nice 👍 Proceed to stop 🛑 reoccurrence

'Who is now financing who' - Sunday Igboho fires back at FG over sponsor allegationsYoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho has questioned the claim by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the FG vs SI 1 - 1 In all ramifications, Federal Government is financing terrorism in Nigeria. That is the celestial truth. If you ask me... na who I go ask