OTUARO

Deputy Governor Kingsley Otuaro upon arrival was taken through various units of the Correctional Center damaged during the attempted jail break . The female unit of the Center, the Psychological and mental Laboratory, the computer center and library unit and the workshop amongst others badly destroyed by the inmate during the attempted jail break were inspected by the Deputy Governor who was guided by the Deputy Comptroller of the Correctional Center Mr Okonkwo Ademabua . Speaking to Newsmen , Deacon Kingsley Otuaro expressed Shock over the willfull destruction of the Facility meant to serve the general public .
While thanking Officers of the Nigeria Correctional Service and other Security Agents on duty during the attempted jail break for their display of Professionalism in handling the uprising , the Deputy Governor assured that the State Government would go beyond the already planned provision of palliatives such as food and medical supplies as the Correctional Center must be helped to get back to normalcy
Chairman of Warri South Local Government, Dr Michael Tidi who was with the Deputy Governor described the destruction as beyond expectation . Dr Tidi called on Government at all levels to practice participatory Governance to meet the felt needs of the people in other to avoid a repeat of such uprising in the country.
Deputy Comptroller Nigeria Correctional Service , Warri Center Mr Okonkwo Ademabua in an interview said that Twenty six at of the One Thousand and Seven inmate Escaped during the incident and are currently being tracked by Security Agent . He also disclosed that while no life was lost , some of his Officers , especially those held hostage by the rampaging inmates of the Center suffered various degrees of injuries and are currently receiving treatment.



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