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Independence Day: Lalong pardons four prisoners




Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has granted pardon to 4 jail inmates.

The Governor additionally mentioned the pardons have been granted for causes of excellent conduct by the prisoners with impact from the completely different dates of their sentences.

Lalong disclosed this whereas talking on the 61st Independence Day parade held on the Rwang Pam Township Stadium, Jos, the state capital.

He mentioned, “Within the spirit of the 61st Independence Anniversary and in train of the powers conferred on me as Governor in Part 212 of the Structure of the Federal Republic Of Nigeria 1999 (As Amended), after due session with the State Advisory Council on Prerogative Of Mercy, I’ve granted absolute pardon to 4 prisoners serving jail phrases having been convicted for numerous offences.”

In line with him, “All these pardons are granted for causes of excellent conduct, with impact from the completely different dates of sentences.

These granted the pardon have been Obinna John, Sagir Mukaila, Teryile Ishi and Daniel Honok.

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