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Hamzat Conveys Lagos State’s Position On Police Brutality #endSARS

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: LASG. Lagos Assembly seeks FSARS proscription  The Government of Lagos State has advised youths protesting alleged brutality by operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) – an operational outfit in the Police Force – to be civil, as they demonstrated in the State to express their grievances. Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, on Friday, Read More…

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Osinbajo concerned, angry over activities of FSARS

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Vanguard. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he is concerned and  angry that young men and women who are arrested, are in some cases, maimed or killed by men of the Nigeria Police Force. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement, said the Vice President expressed this view on Sunday in Abuja. The Inspector-General Read More…

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I-G bans FSARS, other Tactical Squads from routine patrols again

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: bioreports.com, ThisDayLive. The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu has banned the personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the police from routine patrols across the country. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr Frank Mba disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Read More…

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NMA reverses sit-at-home order to members in Lagos

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Lagos State, reversed its indefinite sit-at-home directive to its members, when it asked members to resume work from 6 p.m Thursday. The Association gave the directive in a joint statement on Thursday in Lagos, by its Chairman and Secretary, Dr Saliu Oseni and Dr Ramon Moronkola, respectively. The association on Read More…

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Lagos Journalists decry police harassment

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Lagos Journalists’ League (LJL), a group of conscientious journalists operating in Lagos, has frowned at the harassment of journalists and other health workers by policemen on Tuesday night. In a statement issued in Lagos on Wednesday by its acting Secretary, Enitan Olukotun, the group described the action of the police as barbaric. The group, therefore, Read More…