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NCoS Boss, Ja’afaru Ahmed Expresses Readiness on Implementation of Non-custodial Measures

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Controller General of the Nigerian Correctional  Services (NCoS) Ja'afaru Ahmed, has declared the readiness of the institution to work on the implementation of the Non-custodial measures and prepared to duplicate it in other states of the federation and not only the FCT command. Ahmed  hinted at the closing

PRAWA, RoLAC Trains NCoS Directorate on Effective Implementation of Non-custodial Measures

Maureen Okpe The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has embarked on the training of Non-custodial Directorate staff in the supervision and implementation of the part two service act, 2019 Non custodial measures. The ongoing training at the service headquarters in Abuja in collaboration with British Council, Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption (ROLAC) and

ACJMC Deplores Poor Living Condition of Inmates in Nigeria

*CLEEN Foundation donates 50-bed mattresses Gift Wada The Administration of Criminal Justice monitoring committee (ACJMC) , has called on Government revamp the living conditions of inmates accross the country, while pointing out that the human rights of inmates should be considered even while in custody. Sulayman Dawodu. the Secretary, ACJMC, made this

PRAWA Wants Effective Implementation Of Non-Custodial Measures

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA ) a non governmental organization has called on the stakeholders and goverment agencies to join hands with Nigeria correctional service to ensure full effective implementation of non custodial measures. The executive director of PRAMA Dr Uju Agomoh made this yesterday at a

NCoS, PRAWA Moves to Decongest Custodial Centres Nationwide

John Anyim The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS), on Monday decried the overcrowded state of custodial centres (prisons) across the country, which it said is a burden on the economy of the country, infrastructure, among others, and have intensified moves to decongest the centres through non-custodial sentencing. Comptroller General, NCS, Ja'afaru Ahmed, said

COVID-19: PRAWA, OSIWA Donate N25m Worth of PPEs to NCoS

*Donation include computers, phones, others Godsgift Onyedinefu The Prisoners Rehabilitation and Welfare Action (PRAWA) with the support of the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) on Wednesday donated computers, mobile phones and other items worth over N25 million to the Nigerian Correctional Services (NCoS) to facilitate virtual visititation and prevent