The Police, Monday, discovered another torture Center meant to be a reformation place for children with character deformation in Daura, Katsina state. Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari is a native of Daura.
It was reported by TVC that the Police raided the Center following a riot by the inmates over excessive abuses. The Center is being operated by one Malam Bello in Daura town and had been in existence for decades. More than 300 inmates were discovered in a small mud house.
Briefing reporters at the Center on Monday, Sanusi Buba, commissioner of police, said investigation revealed that the place had been in existence for at least 40 years. He said some children who fled the center had raised the alarm, leading to a police raid. Buba said there were six rooms in the facility and each of the rooms accommodated over 40 inmates who were dehumanized. Last month, a similar Center with over 400 inmates was discovered in Kaduna state.