Obiano pardons 25 prisoners
As part of activities to mark Nigeria’s 55th independence anniversary, Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano granted amnesty to 25 prisoners.
In his message, Governor Obiano said the gesture was to give hope to the hopeless.
The governor added “this is a great day in our national history and it calls for sober reflection, especially on the dreams of the founding fathers’’.
He noted that Nigeria has faced and tacked several challenges since independence, adding that it will continue to stand strong.