Jailbreak in Benin as hoodlums hijack #EndSARS protest


A number of inmates have escaped from a medium-security correctional centre on Sapele Road in Benin City, Edo State capital after hoodlums stormed the facility on Monday morning.

The incident comes after reports that the #EndSARS protest against police brutality and extrajudicial killings had been hijacked by hoodlums.

Videos of inmates escaping through the fence have gone viral on social media.