Posts Tagged ‘Kuje Prison’

Maina: Former Pensions Chairman Released After Nine Months In Detention

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 29, 2020
Former Chairman of the Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, has been released from Kuje Correctional Centre in Abuja, nine months after his arrest. NAN revealed that Maina’s lawyer Adeola Adedipe, said his client was released on Monday evening after completing the necessary documents for his bail. Adedipe said his client ought to have […]

Photos of Shamsudeen Bala, Son of Former FCT Minister as Court remands him in Kuje Prison

by Breaking Timeson February 4, 2017
Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Friday, February 3, 2017 ordered the remand of Shamsudeen Bala, son of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Senator Bala Mohammed in Kuje prison pending the perfection of his bail terms. Bala is being prosecuted on a 15-count charge of […]

KUJE PRISON RIOT | Inmates angry over ban on use of Cellphones

by Breaking Timeson August 31, 2016
Following the seizure of inmates’ cell phones in Kuje Prison by officials of the Nigeria Prison Service in the early hour of Monday, tension which almost led to a jail-break was witnessed. Report had it that there was a riot in the federal prison fa­cility, but was quickly brought under control. One of the officials […]

Order my Release, Badeh tells Court

by Breaking Timeson March 24, 2016
The former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh has appealed to an Abuja Federal High Court to order his release from Kuje prison. Badeh through his lawyer, Akin Oluijimi sort for a consequential relieve of court, saying he has met the bail conditions earlier granted by the court but was yet to be released due […]