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ACJL/CAPIO SUCCESS STORY

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(Name With-held) was charged for attempted murder alongside his female cousin who was released earlier before CAPIO got wind of the matter. The matter was referred to CAPIO. Upon enquiry CAPIO discovered that the complainant lives beside the compound of the defendant’s Cousin’s house in the village. He said that the Cousin’s parents had died […]

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ACJL/CAPIO SUCCESS STORY

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Description of Story – the brief fact of the case is that the defendant who had a poultry farm discovered that his birds were missing mysteriously and this left him wondering who the culprit could be. So, on a fateful Sunday, the 13th of October, 2013, the defendant caught the complainant who lives in the […]

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Sometime in February 2016 (Name With held) was arrested on the allegation that he stole a tricycle at gun point somewhere around Edozien Street, Uwani Enugu. He was charged for armed robbery at the Magistrate Court in Enugu on 27/4/2016 and remanded in prison custody. (Name With held) had no lawyer to represent him in […]

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CAPIO’S STRATEGIC PLANNING WORKSHOP

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CAPIO embarked on a 5-day strategic planning workshop after reviewing the level of implementation of her previous strategic plan for the year span of 2014-2018. CAPIO Staff, Volunteers, Board of Trustees and Stakeholders (Ministry of Justice, Judiciary, Nigerian Prison Service, Enugu State Justice Reform Team, Ministry of Education and the Media) are back to the […]

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CAPIO LENDS HER VOICE AGAINST DEATH PENALTY

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CAPIO joins the international Coalition Against Death Penalty to decry continual mass execution of people by the government of Saudi Arabia. Reacting to the news of execution of 34 Saudi citizens, the Executive Director of Carmelite Prisoners’ Interest Organization, (CAPIO), noted that it is high time the United Nations and other International bodies stepped in […]