Welcome To The Official Website Of The Nigerian Prisons Service
The Nigerian Prisons Service, as an arm of the Criminal Justice System in Nigeria, contributes to the maintenance of internal security by operating a safe, secure and humane penal system aimed at achieving lasting change in offender’s attitudes, values and behavior with the ultimate aim of reintegrating same back into the society as productive and law abiding citizen.
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NIGERIAN PRISONS GETS A NEW CONTROLLER GENERAL
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Alhaji Ja’afaru Ahmed as the Controller General of Prisons. His appointment took effect from May 17, 2016, when the former CGP, Dr Ekpendu retired.