The Prisons is the third arm of the Criminal Justice System after the Police and Courts. The Nigerian Prisons Service is under the supervision and control of the The Ministry of the Interior and the Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prisons Services' Board.
The Research and Publications Unit of the Nigerian Prisons Service is saddled with the responsibility of, among other things, publishing magazines and periodicals for the enlightenment of not just the Prisons community but all who may find information on prisons useful.
|PARAMILITARY HOUSE SCHEME FLAGS OFF|
The housing needs of men and women of the paramilitary Services in the Ministry of Interior is set to be addressed. A scheme to handle the issue has been kicked off under the Public Private Partnership arrangment. Beneficiaries would include officers and men of the Nigerian Prisons Service, Nigeria Immigration Service, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corp, and Nigerian Fire Service.Continue Reading | See All News
|MORE THAN 84 INMATE-UNDERGRADUATES IN PRISON|
There are no less than 84 inmates in the Nigerian Prisons Service running various academic courses even in their incarceration.Continue Reading | See All News