Just In: Kuje Prison: Super Cop, Abba Kyari And Others Are Still In Custody-Official
Reports that the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari a.k.a Super Cop was among the inmates who escaped from the Kuje Medium Security Custodial Centre in Abuja on Tuesday night, are untrue,enomaomoruyi gathered.
According to an official of the Nigeria Correctional Service, said the terrorists who bombed the facility attempted but failed to gain entry into Kyari’s cell.
On Tuesday night, a group of terrorists used bombs and other high-calibre weapons to attack the prison in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
Remember that, in addition to Kyari, other high-profile inmates include Jolly Nyame, the former governor of Taraba State, and Farouk Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives.
Meanwhile, Dr Shuaib Belgore, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior, stated that over 600 inmates fled the prison when it was attacked.
He did, however, say that about 300 had been apprehended, while another 300 were still at large.