James Ibori has been released from UK prison

Former Governor of Delta State, James Ibori has been released from prison following his incarceration in the United Kingdom.

This was confirmed by his media aide, Mr. Tony Elumenor who broke the news of his release to Vanguard Newspaper.

James Ibori was sentenced by a United Kingdom court to prison for 13 years over corruption charges. He finished serveing his term by midnight yesterday.

It is not clear if the former governor will be released as there are reports that the UK government are set press fresh charges against him bothering on corruption and money laundering.