Ogun CJ calls for upgrading of borstal institute


Ogun State Chief Judge, Hon. Justice Mosunmola Dipeolu has called on the state government and philanthropists in the state to donate generously to the boarstal home Institute for the benefit of the subjects.

Justice Dipeolu made the call during her first visit to the Nigerian Correctional Service, Boarstal Institution, Adigbe in Abeokuta, in the 2021/2022 New Legal Year.

The Chief Judge who granted amnesty to one subject during the visit, stated that “I call on the state government to equip and philanthropists to donate generously to the Boarstal home, so that children abandoned by their parents can learn vocations, further more in their academics in the institute and as well be useful for the society.

According to Justice Dipeolu, “Some of the children were not released so as not to go back into crime, as some of them were arrested for rape, among other capital offences.”

“Some of them were very young and not knowledgeable enough, instead they need to learn some vocations” She added.

Justice Dipeolu, thereby called on parents to endeavour to train their Children from all form of evil vices that could lead them from being abandoned.

The Chief Judge was accompanied by the Chief Registrar, Deputy Registrars, Magistrate of the jurisdiction and the State Social Welfare Officers.


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