According to the House of Representatives Committee on correctional service, the Kuje Correctional Facility has recaptured 421 inmates out of the 875 inmates who fled the prison on July 5.
The committee chairman, Edwin Anayo stated the committee during an oversight visit on Thursday met with 115 inmates.
Edwin revealed the committee invited the Minister for interior, Rauf Aregbesola and Comptroller-General of the NCoS Haliru Nababa to appear before it. Also, the Commander of the Nigerian Army Platoon on duty that night was invited.
The committee chairman has criticized the increasing attacks on correctional facilities within the country.
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