On the 14th of April, 2022, the Council of States released 159 inmates from the Nigerian correctional centre. Among the inmates released was Joshua Chibi Dariye, the former governor of Plateau state from 1999 to 2007, who was sentenced to 14 years in prison by a High Court of the FCT in 2018. He faced trial for stealing
N1.126 billion of public funds.
On June 12, it was chaos in Umuahia, Enugu State, after a Nigerian police inspector attached to a Special Protection Unit Base 9 shot five people in cold blood and