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    The Senate through its Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has called for a thorough investigation into alleged job racketeering rocking the Niger...

    Produce Adeleke’s results, Osun tribunal orders INEC chair

    The Osun Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Osogbo, on Friday ordered the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to produce...

    Gospel singer Sammie Okposo is dead

    Ace gospel singer, Sammie Okposo, is dead. The singer died on Friday morning, The PUNCH gathered. He was 51. His project manager, Hillary Vincent, confirmed the...

    Abuja-Kaduna rail service resumes Nov 28

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    Fleeing prisoners: Immigration beefs up security at borders

    The Nigerian Immigration Service says it has beefed up security at the nation’s borders in a bid to arrest the inmates and suspects who escaped from the Imo jailbreak as they may be planning to flee the country.

    The Spokesperson for the NIS, Mr Sunday James, told Sunday PUNCH that immigration had received the names and photos of some of the escapees from the NCoS.

    James said, “We have the details of those people (suspects). They have been sent to us officially. So, we are monitoring with those pictures as a sister agency. We have sent the photos to our border officers and they are monitoring with those pictures’’.

    The PUNCH reported that 1,884 inmates escaped from the Owerri Custodial Centre after an attack by gunmen on April 5.

    Over 80 of the escaped inmates have returned voluntarily while some were recaptured by authorities and returned to the centre.

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