OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR
July 31, 2012 ·
In the efforts to persuade the Federal Government from building more prisons in Nigeria, CURE-Nigeria has written the attached letter to the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR calling on him to place a moratorium on the construction of more prisons and show a genuine and honest commitment to prison reforms.
Please circulate to as many people as you can and support our efforts in any way you can to achieve this goal.
Yours in the struggle,
Suite C 212 Garki Mall,
Plot 1580 Kabo Street,
Off Ahmadu Bello Way,
Garki 2, Abuja, Nigeria
“Each time I visit prisons, the image of slavery comes to mind. The only difference is that in this case, thousands of innocent people are held in the most deplorable conditions by the very people and institutions that are supposed to defend and protect them” Sylvester Uhaa