Nigerian Correctional Service ( NCoS) has confirmed the attack of the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Kuje in the Federal Capital Territory.
CSC AD Umar, Public Relations Officer, Nigerian Correctional Service NCoS made the confirmation in a statement issued, early hours Wednesday.
“I wish to confirm that about 20hrs, some yet to be identified gunmen attacked the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Kuje in the Federal Capital Territory.”
However, men of the Armed Squad of the Nigerian Correctional Service and other security agencies attached to the Custodial centre have responded and calm has been restored to the facility and the situation is under control.
Acccording to Umar details will be made available soon.