The Plateau Command of the Nigeria Prison Service, NPS has said that 35 of it’s inmates will partake in the 2018 Nov/Dec Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the National Examination Council (NECO).
DSP Luka Ayedoo, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Plateau Command of NPS made this known in a statement in Jos on Sunday.
“35 inmates of Jos Prison have been duly registered for the 2018 NECO external examination.
“The inmates 32 of who are male and 3 females have been prepared to take subjects in social sciences and commercials.
“This examination is one of the numerous reform programs available to prepare inmates towards smooth reintegration into the society, upon discharge,’’ Ayedoo said.
He also said the examination fees of the inmates were paid by the Industrial Training Fund(ITF) and that they are employing measures to attract productive partnership towards providing quality education and vocational skills for inmates across the command.