COVID-19: No More Inmates- Nigerianc Correctional Service Oyo State Command
Nigerian Correctional Service, Oyo state command says it will not take new inmate till the end of Coronavirus pandemic.
Controller of the service in the state Mr. Tosin Akinrojomu stated this while speaking with news men in Ibadan.
Mr. Akinrojomu said the service had informed the judiciary to remand suspects in police custody, instead of custodial centers.
He further explained that the measures was to prevent the outbreak of the diseases in the state custodial centers, saying proper steps have been taken to protect inmates from contracting the disease.
Mr Akinrojomu said members of staff of the service were also monitored to ensure the safety of inmates from the diseases.