4 inmates allegedly killed, prison official injured in Osun Nigeria OpenCategory: Violent Attacks
Time: 05 Jan 22, 11:40AM
Address: Nigerian Correctional Furniture Cottage Industry., Ilesa, Osun, Nigeria
Four inmates have died at the Nigerian Correctional Centre, Kosere Area, Ile-Ife, during an attempted jailbreak. A top security officer who spoke on anonymity made the disclosure in Ile-Ife. The official said that some inmates had planned to escape during the morning sanitation and while attempting to flee the centre injured a warder. He explained that the inmates were about to force their way out when security men repelled them, killing four of them in the process, while others who wanted to escape ran back.