Inmates flee after Nigeria jail 'IS raid'

Updated July 6 2022 - 8:41pm, first published 8:34pm
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has demanded a report on an attack on a prison.

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a raid on a Nigerian prison in the capital Abuja which freed about 440 inmates, raising fears that insurgents are venturing from their enclaves in the northeast.