Anambra State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Soludo has assured his government will ensure speedy dispensation of justice in the state.
He stated this while addressing the inmates of Medium Security Custodial Center, Aguata.
He decried the fact that some inmates have spent years in the Correctional Center without trial and promised that his government will look into their cases.
The Governor also promised to provide them with recreational facilities and to renovate the building within the next few weeks having discovered some challenges facing the facility during inspection.
The Governor also expressed hope that they would return to the society changed persons so as to contribute to the growth and development of Anambra State.
The Comptroller of Corrections, Nigerian Correctional Service, Anambra State Command, Mr Pat Chukwuemeka while receiving the Governor, outlined some of the activities that will help improve the lives of the inmates.
Speaking on behalf of the inmates, Mr Edwin Douglas thanked the governor for his visit, saying that he has revived their hope and sense of belonging.
Governor Soludo also presented some relief materials to them as he promised to visit other Correctional Centers in the state within the next one week.