Lagos CJ Frees 21 Kirikiri Prison Inmates


Henry Ojelu
The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Oluwafunmilayo Atilade on Wednesday freed 21 inmates of the Kirikiri Medium Prisons, Lagos, western Nigeria.
The release was in exercise of the powers conferred on her under Section 1 (1) of the Criminal Justice Release from Custody Act, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2007.
Most of the inmates released were those who have spent more time than they would have if convicted of the crimes for which they are facing trial.
Justice Oluwafumilayo Atilade
Admonishing the lucky inmates, Justice Atilade urged them to keep away from crime and henceforth be of good behaviour.
She retated her …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper