Photo: Awaiting trial inmate gives birth in Oke Kura Prison, Ilorin, Kwara State


An awaiting trial female inmate at Oke Kura Prison in Ilorin, Kwara State gave birth yesterday. A team with Wellbeing Africa Foundation helped with the delivery. Mother and child are doing well and hope to be reunited with her family.

“Another First #womenincustody – WBFA’s Mamacare Antenatal-Postnatal Education Program welcomes our first baby from awaiting trial Mamacare Mum, Oke Kura Prison, Ilorin. Mom and Baby doing fine, we hope to reunite the family soon. We are happy the Prisons Services reached out to @wellbeingafrica to provide a safe birth experience notwithstanding incarceration.”


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