383 inmates regain freedom in Delta


A total number of 383 inmates out of 2143 warrants reviewed in the five Custodial Centres and Sapele Remand Home in Delta State have been set free by the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Marshal Umukoro.

Breakdown of the figure showed that at Warri 149 freed and six granted bailout of 787 warrants reviewed; Sapele out of the 252 reviewed 77 were pardoned and two granted bail; in Kwale 42 released and four granted bail, 265 warrants were reviewed in Agbor out of which 38 freed and four granted bail, and 77 inmates released with two granting bail at Ogwashi-Uku Medium Security Custodial Centre

Cases of the inmates were reviewed when the chief judge visited the facilities as part of efforts to…

Source: Nigerian Tribune