MINNA JAIL BREAK: FG suspends Comptroller, redeploys 55 officers

By Post Nigeria December 10, 2014 05:37 Updated

MINNA JAIL BREAK: FG suspends Comptroller, redeploys 55 officers

The Controller General of Prisons, Dr Peter Ekpendu, has ordered the immediate removal and suspension of the controller of prisons, Niger State Command, Musa Maiyaki, the officer in charge, Medium Security Prison Minna, Mohammed Bena and other officers on duty during the jail break at the facility on December 6, 2014.

The suspension was approved by the Minister of Interior, Abba Morro, pending the outcome of the investigation on the jail break at Medium Security Prison.

Ekpendu also ordered the immediate transfer of 55 officers and men of the zonal and state headquarters, Minna, to the Medium Security prison.