The former senator in the 8 assembly and human right activist Sen. Shehu Sani, calls on Federal Government to ensure that the Nigerian Correctional Services operate according to it’s new standards.


The immediate past senator who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial district made the call in response to the change of name from Nigeria Prisons Services to Nigerian Correctional Services.


According to report released by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita Enang disclosed this to Newsmen on Wednesday.


He said that the Nigerian Prisons Service will now be called the Nigerian Correctional Services.

Sani, while reacting to the development in his official twitter handle wrote: “The Change from Nigeria Prisons Services to Nigeria Correctional Services is a welcome development. Next is to ensure it’s operated in tune with its new status.”