Prisoners on hunger strike

Prisoners on hunger strike

By fijivillage.com
Tuesday 16/11/2010
Some remand prisoners at the Naboro Maximum Remand Cell have gone on hunger strike as of yesterday afternoon.

Prisons spokesperson, Fred Elbourne said they are now investigating the incident.

The matter came to light during a court case earlier today where a remand prisoner made certain allegations against some prison officers and said they are on hunger strike.

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