BREAKING NEWS: Prison Service Says There Is No Jail Break At Kuje Prison, Okah Still in Custody


By Ike A. Offor

The Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian Prison Service (NPS), Mr. Francis Eonbore, on Saturday told The Republican News Reporter that there was no jail-break at the Kuje prison, on the outskirt of Abuja, Federal Capital Territory (FCT)

He made this known on telephone to our reporter, he said what is going round town that there was a jail break was a rumour, adding: “As I speak with you, we don’t have any information that Henry Okah has escaped from detention.

He futher said in his own words: “I will get back to you as soon as I get to Kuje with the facts and proper confirmation of what transpired. There was however no jail break”

An online medium had reported that Okah, a high profile suspect of the 2010 October bombing in Abuja, had escaped from the prison.


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