Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has let out 90 inmates of the Central Jail in Kano metropolis, after he paid their fines.
Ganduje announced the discharge of the inmates on Monday during a visit to the prison in Kano.
He mentioned the gesture was a part of the state authorities’s efforts to alleviate the struggling of the frequent man, particularly these inmates who couldn’t pay the fantastic.
The governor urged the launched prisoners to be of fine conduct after their reunion with their respective households.
He gave every of the inmates N5,000 to allow them transport themselves to their respective residence cities and villages.
Responding, the Controller of Prisons within the state, Alhaji Suleiman Inuwa, counseled the governor for the gesture.
He referred to as on the beneficiaries to keep away from something that might consequence of their being imprisoned once more.
Inuwa additionally counseled the state authorities for its steady help for prisons within the state.
The governor additionally visited the remand residence, individuals with particular wants and Nasarawa graveyard to supply prayers for the deceased