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Syria frees 672 prisoners to mark Eid-el-Fitri

June 24, 2017 Meekail 0

About 672 detainees were released from Syrian prisons on Saturday, a day ahead of Eid el-Fitr feast. Syrian Arab News Agency, SANA, said the detainees were from several Syrian provinces and were released to further […]

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How Prisoner’s cry got him out of Keffi Prison

June 16, 2017 Meekail 0

One Ikechukwu Emmanuel , an inmate of Keffi Medium Security Prisons in Keffi in Nasarawa State, cried himself to freedom on Friday through the help of Prisons Officers Wives Association (PROWA). Emmanuel, not originally listed […]

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34 prisoners get pardon in C/Rivers

May 28, 2017 Meekail 3

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has granted a state pardon to 34 inmates serving various jail terms in Calabar Prison to mark the 50th Anniversary of the state. Ayade said on Saturday in Calabar […]

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Palestinian prisoners in Israel end hunger strike

May 27, 2017 Meekail 2

Forty days of hunger striking by hundreds of Palestinian prisoners in Israel came to an end Saturday after the detainees reached an agreement with prison officials, according to both sides. According to reports in Israeli […]

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Independence: Governor El-Rufai pardons three prisoners

October 4, 2016 AdeLove 5

Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, has granted state pardon to three convicted prisoners in the state. The compassion extended to the convicts was part of 2016 Independence Day anniversary. [pro_ad_display_adzone id=”60438″] The convicts have […]