Gunmen assault Nigerian jail, free inmates


Armed folk on Friday evening attacked the Abolongo Correctional Centre in Oyo City, freeing an unspecified series of inmates on the skill, Olarewaju Anjorin, the Public Family Officer, Nigeria Correctional Service, Oyo Convey Uncover, has talked about..

Mr Anjorin told the News Company of Nigeria (NAN) that the assault passed off around 9.50 p.m.

NAN experiences that the attackers had been carefully armed and engaged the guards in a fierce gun strive in opposition to sooner than freeing some inmates.

“Yes, I’m able to verify to you that the location was attacked and a couple of of the ready for inmates had been place of living free,” the spokesperson talked about.

“I am there correct kind now with the Controller and any other senior officers doing evaluation of the anxiety performed to the skill.

“Now, we won’t confirm the numbers of the inmates freed or other folks that decide up injured, nonetheless positively, I will seemingly be providing you with an update later.”


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