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Security Crisis in Nigeria Prisons -By Kareem Abdulrasaq

The troubling faces of Nigerian prisons

Of late, the Nigerian prison system has been in the news not on account of any reformative or corrective strides it has recorded, but on account of deep-seated weaknesses, that criminal elements and equally corrupt prison officials are exploiting to ... The Guardian Nigeria, 3 days ago
Security Crisis In Nigeria Prisons Nigerian Voice, 3 weeks ago

Cameras serve just an administrative purpose

: The absence of CCTV cameras at the dispensary ward of the high-security Puzhal Central Prison where Ramkumar is claimed to have self-electrocuted himself has come as a surprise to many. Incidentally, the Tamil Nadu Urban Local Bodies (Installation ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
New Indian Express

'Borstal Schools Act outdated, does not serve any purpose'

CHENNAI: Holding that the Borstal Schools Act has become outdated, as it was enacted in 1925 and it does not serve the purpose any more, Madras High Court has suggested to the State government to revisit the Act. A specially constituted ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Abolish concept of borstal school, Madras HC tells governement  Times of India3 weeks ago Abolish borstal school concept, Madras HC suggests to TN govt  Times of India4 weeks ago Borstal school deputy jailor removed  Times of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Court suggests repeal of Borstal Act

A specially-constituted five-judge Bench of the Madras High Court has recommended that the State government repeal the Tamil Nadu Borstal School Act, 1925, since it had outlived its purpose. The Bench comprising Justices A. Selvam, M.
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

HC quashes TN govt order on borstal schools

Chennai, Aug 31 (PTI) The Madras High Court today quashed a Tamil Nadu government order declaring all the sub-jails in the state as borstal schools and suggested it to repeal the Tamil Nadu Borstal Schools Act, 1925, saying it has outlived its ...
 Press Trust of India4 weeks ago

Low-grade material suppliers to Yerawada Jail get the boot, banned!

Yerawada Prison has unleashed a tough ban on material suppliers delivering inferior quality goods to prisons in Maharashtra, for periods spanning three to 20 years Additional DG and IG (Prisons) Dr. B. K.Upadhay black-listed six firms and banned ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 month ago

51 more courts in Tamil Nadu to be linked to prisons for video conferencing purpose

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government proposes to set up video conferencing facilities in 51 courts across the state and linked them to prisons, said chief minister J Jayalalithaa said on Thursday. Reading out a statement in the assembly, the chief ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Chapati-mutton curry, rice-aviyal & theeyal: Kerala's jail inmates relish healthy food

They may be dreaded criminals or guilty in the eyes of the law, but the State Prisons Department takes extra care to ensure quality food to the inmates housed in jails across Kerala. The routine coarse wheat ball is a thing of the past as the ...
 Manorama Online2 months ago
Asian Lite

Jailhouse rock rocks

A prison in Himachal Pradesh creates history as the inmates form a musical group…reports Asian Lite News Drums, guitars and songs — prison inmates in Himachal Pradesh are having time of their life, rocking and rolling. It's jailhouse rock ...
 Asian Lite2 months ago Music To Reform Indian prisoners  Asian Lite2 months ago 'Jailhouse rock' in Himachal: Reforming prisoners through music  ProKerala.com2 months ago Jailhouse rock in Himachal: Reforming prisoners through music  Can India News2 months ago

Marshalans donate to Ghana Prisons

The Dansoman branch of the Knight and Ladies of Marshal, a Catholic-friendly society, on Wednesday, presented tools and machines worth GH¢10,000 to the Senior Correction Centre of the Ghana Prison Service in Accra. The presentation, which ...
 Ghanaian days ago
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