Inmate jailed for killing friend accepted back by his village

When Mr Albert Nyati, 34, walked out of the heavily fortified gates of Manyani Maximum Security Prison in Voi Sub-county on Monday morning, he was a free man. He had served his five-year jail term for manslaughter. He was going back home to the sleepy rural Mwanda village in Wundanyi where his blood-chilling deed on […]

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Prison introduce family runs to bond; keep fit amid corona virus outbreak

It’s 6.40 on Saturday morning inside the Parade grounds of Manyani Maximum Prison in Taita-Taveta County. Though it’s a weekend, the yard is teeming with life. Hundreds of prison wardens in bright yellow jerseys form a large circle. They are accompanied by their spouses and other family members. From time to time, they jog a […]

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Manyani Maximum Prison hold its first family day to help inmates’ reintegration into the society

The  Manyani  Maximum  Prison was a scene of emotional reunions Saturday, after hundreds of family members were allowed to freely interact with their incarcerated kin as the facility opened its door to their relatives for inaugural family day. The introduction of family days for prisoners is part of department of prison’s initiative to strengthen the […]

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