About 1,000 inmates across the country have enrolled for the 2020 Ordinary Level West African Examinations Council (WAEC) and the National Examinations Council (NECO).
The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola disclosed this when commissioning 59 newly procured operational vehicles by the Nigeria Correctional Service on Tuesday.
Similarly, Aregbesola confirmed that the number of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has been increased to 10 across the Correctional Centres in Nigeria. This will facilitate upward academic progression for young inmates and enable them integrate to the society after the prison service. The minister said.