DSS recaptures actress who escaped from prison after being sentenced to death .
DSS recaptures actress who escaped from prison after being sentenced to death
Daily Nigerian reports that the Intelligence Unit of the Nigerian Prisons Service in alliance with of men of the State Security Service, (SSS) made this possible. Recall that the condemned Hausa film actress escaped Hadejia Prison on December 16, 2011, after she was sentenced to death by a High Court in Kano on January 5, 2005.
She was subsequently held in Kaduna Central Prison from where she was transferred to Hadejia Prison from where she escaped about six years ago.
In July 2011, the Supreme Court upheld the sentence of the lower courts that sentenced her to death by hanging for killing her boyfriend, Auwalu Ibrahim, to acquire his property. The court found her guilty for drugging and drowning Mr Ibrahim in 2002 in Kano. Before her arrest, Actress Rabi Ismaila, popularly called Rabi Cecilia by her fans, was said to be very ruthless. She was very popular and she's said to know top politicians. She lived at the alleged notorious Abedi Street of Sabon Gari, Kano, as a prostitute. The single mother of two was said to have spiritual powers so no one dared say anything bad about her. The comptroller general of prisons expressed appreciation to the assistance rendered by security agencies particularly the SSS and the police in arresting the fugitive.
He urged the general public to continue giving information that will rid the society of outlaws like the Rabi Ismail. He assured that security measures have been strengthened to prevent persons in prison custody from escaping.
Other Stories You May Like.
what is the secret to piecing together the perfect workout playlist? Research suggests that rhythm is the most important factor for the average gym-goer
Breaking News prisoners who escaped last week from Kuje Prison in Abuja have been rearrested, according to sources.
Justice J K Omotosho of the Federal High Court Kano, today convicted a school teacher, Idris Buhari and sentenced him to 7 years imprisonment for offences bordering on obtaining by false pretence.
The escapees, Maxwell Ajukwu and Solomon Amodu, were standing trial for murder, but managed to escape by scaling the fence enclosing the prison. At the time of publication, the two remain at large.
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday remanded Adamawa State’s former Acting Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri in Kuje Prison pending the determination of his bail application.
Last week, two prisoners made their way out of the Kuje Medium Prison with personnel not even noticing their absence till the next morning.
Sources speaking to SaharaReporters in an ongoing investigation disclosed that the Nigerian Prisons Service, under the leadership of the Controller-General Ahmed Ja’afaru and Minister of the Interior Abdulrahman Dambazau, has hired around 538 recruits without following established laws for public recruitment exercises.
The Lagos State Prison Watch has urged courts in the state to assist in the decongestion of prisons by giving precedence to non-custodial sentences.
The statement said the two inmates, Solomon Amodu and Maxwell Ajukwu were standing trial for culpable homicide.
JAYCEE Dugard was kidnapped, raped and tortured when she was just 11-years-old. She gave birth to two children who were fathered by the man who bestowed this hell on her.
Former Minister of Aviation and spokesman for the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode, has described his experience in detention as traumatic and depressing.
The Nigeria Prisons Service has dismissed a female prison officer, Mary Ikenye, for smuggling alcohol into the Kirikiri prisons in Lagos.
He added that the double-amputee Paralympian was again in the medical wing of the Kgosi Mampuru II prison in Pretoria where he has been serving out his six-year sentence due to his handicap
No fewer than 15 inmates were believed to have escaped from Nsukka Prison in Enugu state in a jail-break that occurred on Tuesday night
The prison service stated that a number of escapees had been recaptured, adding that efforts were still being made to ensure that all the fugitives were apprehended and returned to prison custody
Jefferson County prosecutor Jane Hanlin says 42-year-old Jason Binkiewicz was being led out of the courtroom by a deputy, Friday, when he got away and threw himself over the building’s third floor banister
After hiding inside her home for three days Barbara was forced to go to the Royal Sussex County Hospital after her injured leg “lumpy
In previous meetings, Francis washed the feet of prisoners ahead of Easter in 2015 and months later offered inmates a private tour of the Vatican gardens
A judge overturned Brendan's conviction after ruling that prosecutors violated his constitutional rights, when, among other things
The women’s sexuality figured at trial, when prosecutors accused them of cult-like ritual abuse of the victims.
Their escape has caused serious panic in the prison. There are fears that heads will roll if the convicts are not found. They scaled the fence
He had said, “This is nonsense. I will give testimony before this court. By the time I finish, there will be no Nigeria. This is no Sharia court.
The vile killer was likened to extremist Mohamed Emwazi – dubbed ‘Jihadi John' – who beheaded five western hostages on video
If Ibori is entitled to pension by law, we will not take it away from him because that will be breaching the law . Even if he is owed
He said members of the council welcome innovative ideas within their schedule assuring the governor that the purpose
He said, “He asked me to wait for him at Toyota bus stop or any other place to collect the stolen car parts from Segun
As for Tijan, he continues to print his #Gambiahasdecided T-shirts for an opposition that has now taken power.
Justice Kolawole said the witness could not be allowed to use an oral statement to counter a statement he deposed to on oath.
Shortly after the arraignment, the prosecuting counsel, Mr. Ben Ikani, applied for Shamsudeen’s remand in prison
What is, however, of great concern is the price paid to secure the release of the girls. According to reports, the girls were released in exchange for the release of suspected Boko
The minister stressed that since the PDP failed to rescue even one of the Chibok girls, the party should hold its peace while the administration continued to seek the release of all the
They were also apparently used to launder money via Western Union and MoneyGram, and re-package and re-ship goods obtained fraudulently
Miss Kemi Olunloyo, has finally been released from the Port Harcourt prison after meeting her bail conditions on Monday.
Antonieta Robles Saouda, 25, was arrested after she tried to break her boyfriend out of prison
Former NFL and movie star OJ Simpson yesterday, asked to be released early from prison.
An Aba magistrate court has remanded 14 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in prison for arson and murder.
Immediately the father of the deceased reported the case, Olawumi was arrested but the seller fled. She was eventually apprehended
What he gave us was not what was finally being debated. It is very embarrassing and disappointing. We will not allow those who did it to go unpunished
The counsel from Ministry of Justice, Mr. Abiodun Badiora, had told the court that the convicts committed the crime On April 13, 2012, adding that Ajayi was killed for money ritual.
A Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) official told Daily Sun that five persons including a two-year old girl died while three others
An audio tape obtained by online newspaper, Saharareporters has revealed how Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) reportedly interfered with his election case in 2015.
Victor Eze reportedly passed away on Sunday night.