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About NCoS

The Nigerian Correctional Service is an arm of the Criminal Justice System domiciled in the Ministry of Interior.The Nigerian Correctional Service is a federal phenomenon. I.e there are no State Correctional Service in Nigeria. Every Custodial Center is a Federal Facility. The operation of the Service is supervised by the Ministry of Interior and t ...

Nigerian Correctional Service Today

The abolition of Native Authority prisons in 1968 and the subsequent unification of the Prisons Service in Nigeria...
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Nigerian Correction Service Act, 2019

You can click on the link below to download a pdf copy of the Nigeiran Correctional Service Act, 2019
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Roll of Honor

From its inception to date, the Nigerian Correctional Service has had 20 heads.The first seven Directors of Prisons (as the office was then termed) had British nationality

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Latest News

The Controller General of Correctional  CGC  Haliru Nababa  FICMC  MFR  mni  declared open  Train the Trainers  TOT  Workshop on Prisoners  Inmates  classification  held in Lagos

The Controller General of Correctional (

The CGC who was represented by the head of the Directorate of Training and Staff Development of the Correctional
NCoS  FCT Gets New Controller

NCoS: FCT Gets New Controller

The Controller General of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Haliru Nababa, FICMC, MFR, Mni, has appointed
PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE.

The attention of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, has been drawn to some
PRESS RELEASE REJOINDER

PRESS RELEASE/REJOINDER

The attention of the Nigerian Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, has been drawn to a mischievous online
Spokesman  NCoS Takes Steps to Address Overcrowding in Centers

Spokesman: NCoS Takes Steps to Address O

Addressing the issue of overcrowding in custodial cent
NIGERIAN CORRECTIONAL SERVICE VOLLEYBALL TEAM GAIN PROMOTION TO PREMIER LEAGUE

NIGERIAN CORRECTIONAL SERVICE VOLLEYBALL

The volleyball team of the Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has been promoted to the elite Premier League Divisio
NCoS STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIP WITH INL --- CGC NABABA LAUDS EFFORTS TOWARDS INMATES REHABILITATION

NCoS STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIP WITH INL --

The Controller General of Corrections (CGC), Haliru Nababa, has lauded the Bureau of Interna
AGODI CUSTODIAL CENTRE GRADUATES 72 BAKERS AS THE FACILITY OPENS BAKERY FOR BUSINESS

AGODI CUSTODIAL CENTRE GRADUATES 72 BAKE

History was made today in Agodi Custodial Center as the Zonal Coordinator, Zone F Command, ACG Ogunyemi Abimbola, pre

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States + FCT

Custodian Centers

ADDRESS BY THE CGC HALIRU NABABA FICM, MFR,mni AT THE PRESENTATION OF AFTER-CARE MATERIALS TO EX-INMATES ON 24 APRIL 2024

It gives me great pleasure to address you on this special occasion of the presentation of After-Care start-up packs to ex-...
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MINISTRY OF INTERIOR NIGERIAN CORRECTIONAL SERVICE NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS, BILL CLINTON DRIVE, AIRPORT ROAD, ABUJA

MINISTRY OF INTERIOR NIGERIAN CORRECTIONAL SERVICE NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS, BILL CLINTON DRIVE, AIRPORT ROAD, ABUJA

INVITATION FOR PREQUALIFICATION, EXPRESSION OF INT...
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