A feminine prisoner on the Nigerian Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, Okike Chinyere, received the star prize of the most effective graduating pupil on the Division of Peace and Battle Decision, Nationwide Open College (NOUN). The Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, in an announcement indicated that Okike Chinyere graduated with a second-class higher diploma.
Furthermore, a male inmate, Alegbe Afolabi, graduated from the postgraduate college with MSc in Peace and Battle Decision.
Making presentation of the Bachelor of Science diploma certificates to eight graduating college students from the Lagos State Command, the Controller of Correctional Service, Adewale Francis Adebisi, informed the graduates to dwell by the values of the training they’ve gained whereas in incarceration.
Adebisi said that incarceration shouldn’t cease the graduating college students from attaining their desires, encouraging them to make use of the “alternative obtainable whereas in detention to raised their lives in order that when they’re launched, they’ll contribute positively to the society.”
One of many graduating college students, Nweke Chibueze, on behalf of others, thanked the Controller Normal, Haliru Nababa, and the Vice-Chancellor of NOUN for granting them the chance to enhance themselves from the power. The inmate appealed for clemency for the graduating college students to regain freedom and contribute their quota to the nation’s improvement.