Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State has assured that his government will ensure speedy dispensation of justice in the state.
Soludo stated this while addressing the inmates of Medium Security Custodial Center, Aguata. The governor decried the fact that some inmates have spent years in the Correctional Center without trial and promised that his government will look into their cases.
While promising to provide them with recreational facilities and to renovate the building within the next few weeks having discovered some challenges facing the facility during inspection, governor Soludo expressed hope that the inmates would return to the society as changed persons so as to contribute to the growth and development of Anambra State.
The Comptroller of Corrections, Nigerian Correctional Service, Anambra State Command, Mr Pat Chukwuemeka while receiving the Governor, outlined some of the activities that will help improve the lives of the inmates.
Speaking on behalf of the inmates, Mr Edwin Douglas thanked the governor for his visit, saying that he has revived their hope and sense of belonging.
Governor Soludo presented some relief materials to them as he promised to visit other Correctional Centers in the state within the next one week.