Gunnmen have reportedly attacked the medium federal correctional centre in Kabba, Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria.
The Assistant Inspector General of Police Zone 8, Ayuba Ede confirmed the jail break.
The gunmen in their tens were said to have attacked the prison centre which is on the Kabba – Lokoja highway, on Sunday night through Monday morning while it was raining heavily.
They killed the military men keeping guard on the road before attacking the centre.
The gunmen thereafter launched attack on the prison officers before making ways to set all the prisoners free.
The AIG said the State Commissioner of Police and other heads of security agencies have moved into action to do an assessment of the cause of the break.

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