A Nigerian girl took to social media to share her first jail experience similtaneously she laments the huge number of people remanded on the Kirikiri Maximum jail.
See what she posted;
“MY PRISON EXPERIENCE!!!
“So for the time being I and my daughter joined a society(the Prison Apostolate) in my church to go to prisoners at Kirikiri medium jail.
We acquired there and my daughter was denied entrance into the compound cos of her age. She was requested to sit in an office on the doorway and wait… No wahala!
“While able to be searched sooner than moving into the compound, my eyes went to a board close to a counter. The board had the number of inmates there.
“Guess what! A whole of three,766 inmates, 290 convicted and three,476 have been awaiting trial. You say???
“I’m nonetheless proper right here questioning why that number of inmates must be locked up in there and awaiting trial. Our judiciary system is a large number. I weep for my nation walahi…
“We have been allowed into the compound and was led into the Catholic church. I sat down and felt harmful for them… Gosh! I couldn’t look them inside the eyes. My eyes began to water.
“Our chief shared few phrases of encouragement and phrase of God with them.
Leader acknowledged shebi it’s Christmas season, oya let’s sing ‘Felix Navida’. We sang with their acceptable band and gadgets. I acquired up with watery eyes as soon as extra shaking arms with them, wishing them a Merry Christmas.
“Watery eyes cleared after I regarded spherical and seen how joyful these guys have been. Come and see good guys, chai! I even seen males older than my father
“From Christmas songs to praises, you wished to see how these guys have been dancing luckily. Some even used shaku shaku and scattered in all places. Me was merely going spherical and dancing with them. I felt happy seeing them happy even inside the midst of trial.
I had pleasurable with them and impressed myself to be happy it would not matter what.
“Finally, we rounded up with them and they also stretched out arms and prayed for us. Kai watery eyes as soon as extra We acknowledged our goodbyes and most of them thanked us and begged that we come as soon as extra.
“Time to present our little token to them and we couldn’t uncover some. These have been points which were left with the warders on the gate o 20 bottles of Vojen disinfectant moreover disappeared and una say this nation go larger laidis.
“Naija I hail thee…”