Nigerian President sacks Prison's Comptroller General, appoints a new one
President Jonathan has sacked the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Prison Service, Alhaji Aminu Suleh and replaced him with Dr Peter Ezenwa Ekpendu (pictured above). Mr Saleh's sack comes five days after the Ekiti state jail break in which over 400 inmates escaped. About 200 inmates were later re-captured.
Mr Ekpendu who was until his appointment a deputy Comptroller General (Administration) is from Imo state.