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Monday, 29 May 2017

Cross River State pardons over 30 prisoners

Ben Ayade the governor of Cross River State Governor has granted clemency to over 30 prisoners who are currently serving jail term for various crimes.

The governor explained that their release was in the spirit of the celebration of the state’s 50th anniversary which coincides with the Children’s Day celebration.  

A breakdown of the figure of the pardoned prisoners shows that five prisoners were on death row, 16 on life sentences, four inmates above 60 years, while nine others were terminally ill.


daniel ubong said...

Go and sin no more.

NaijaDeltaBabe said...


... Merited happiness

Vivian Reginalds said...

-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

The Media said...

Some of the pardoned would definitely be the politician(s)'s jailed boys. This is NAIJA

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Abdullahi Mohammed said...

Most of them his thugs who will now come out more hardend than ever no problem God no dey sleep

Emeka Izuogu said...

Hmm they had better turn a new leaf

livingstone chibuike said...

i pray dere repentance go remain

JOYCHY said...

I just they would not become nuisance to the state yet again. Will they be empowered, its not about releasing them ooo................

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