Reports say that there was heavy security presence at the entrance of the prisons. The 47 Boko Haram suspects had been transferred to Ekwulobia minimum prisons in June amidst protests.
Ekwulobia community in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra which was in the news when the FGN transferred Over 46 Boko Suspects, is peaceful and calm after the FGN ordered relocation of 47 Boko Haram suspects.
“We understand that the Boko Haram suspects have been moved from here; that was no problem to us, as you can see there is no excitement.
“What we are praying and hoping for is the construction of our roads so that we can enjoy the benefit of federal presence”, he said.
A senior prisons official who pleaded anonymity, confirmed to NAN that the transfer of the suspects was effected in the midnight of October. 27th 2015.
The relocation was a great relief to the inmates as the prisons was almost at full capacity before the suspects arrived.