The Nigerian Correctional Service has released the names and faces of 36 of the over 1,800 inmates that escaped from the Correctional Centre in Owerri on Monday during an attack by suspected members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra(IPOB).
The service released the names and faces on its official twitter handle. It said: “Faces of persons who escaped from Owerri Custodial Centre, Imo State.
Please note that more photographs of the Escapees on the way and efforts are on to get clear pictures for the black spaces.”
It said efforts were on to release more names and faces of the fleeing inmates for the public to assist in their re-arrest.
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