There is a rumour of riot in Kuje Prison on Monday morning, August 29 2016, when the officials arrived at the place for their normal duty.

According to one of the top prison officials said that the crisis started at about 10.30am from one of the blocks and spread to other blocks within the facility.

Though some team of security officers had been sent to the facility to calm the situation and up till now no inmate escape has been reported.