Over 300 inmates have reportedly escaped the Kuje Custodial Centre, Federal Capital Territory following the attack on Tuesday.

The source claimed the attackers used bombs to forcibly gain control of four entry and exit points.

“They operated for over 2 hours and 45 minutes more than; took over the Kuje prison with GPMGs, bombs, RPGs, many rifles” says the source.

Recall this custodial centre houses former governor Jolly Nyame of Taraba state; Hon Farouk Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives and embattled super cop, Abba Kyari.