PRESIDENT BUHARI APPROVES DISMISSAL OF 37 POLICE OFFICERS

In News 2019-06-03 15:17:26
PRESIDENT BUHARI APPROVES DISMISSAL OF 37 POLICE OFFICERS
PRESIDENT BUHARI APPROVES DISMISSAL OF 37 POLICE OFFICERS

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the dismissal of 37 police officers.

 

The  dismissal is as recommended by the National Human Rights Commission Presidential Special Panel on SARS Reforms.

 

Anthony Ojukwu, Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission and also Chairman of the Presidential Panel on SARS Reform, made this known during the submission of the report of the Presidential Panel on the reform of Special An ti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Nigerian Police at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. 

 

The Panel according to Ojukwu received 113 complaints on alleged human rights violations from across the country as well as 22 memoranda on suggestions on how to reform and restructure SARS and the Nigeria Police in general.