The report, which also called the Lekki Tollgate shootings of October 20, 2020 “a massacre,” was an incriminating indictment of heightening extrajudicial killings and unprofessionalism by Nigerian law enforcement agents
Browsing: Judicial Panel of Inquiry
Governor Kayode Fayemi of made this known while receiving the report of the Judicial Panel of inquiry on land and related matters in the state.
This was conatined in the newly-released: ‘2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Nigeria.”
Chairperson of the panel, Doris Okuwobi, gave the ruling on Saturday.
Nnatuanya who testified at the Judicial Panel of Inquiry on SARS activities in Awka on Tuesday said her husband was arrested at Ogbaru area of Anambra in January 2007 without warrant.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Chukwu gave evidence on behalf of the petitioner who had allegedly succumbed to his injuries on November 17 while undergoing care in Imo.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the sitting was characterised by heated arguments as lawyers involved in the litigation insisted that the panel, headed by retired Justice Celestina Ogisi, must also hear their cases pending in courts.
The woman, who did not mention her name, wept openly when the Chairman of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry for Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters, retired Justice Doris Okuwobi, adjourned the case.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nosa Uhumuangho, the counsel for the IRT confronted Ndubisi at the venue of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry for Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Gov. Samuel Ortom had constituted the panel on October 21, following the nationwide protest.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Nigerian Army made the denial before the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters.
Edozieuno made the call in her petition to the panel sitting in Awka, the state capital, on Thursday, alleging that the deceased died in police custody.
The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Olayinka Oyebode, announced the constitution of the panel and Governing Board on Law Reforms Commission in a statement in Ado Ekiti.
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo on October 26 inaugurated the 22-man Judicial Panel of Inquiry to look into the circumstances surrounding the #EndSARS protest and police brutality in the state.
In the petition dated October 27, filed by Counsel for the family, Jefferson Uwoghiren, the petitioners urged the panel to investigate the role of retired Chief Superintendent of Police Carol Afegbai in the death.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the body made the call on Monday in Lagos during its sitting.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the panel has representatives of all the security agencies, among other members.
It would be recalled that Ugwuanyi while addressing the protesting youth last Saturday, disclosed that his administration had set up the panel as part of the measures to address the demands of the protesters.
Performing the ceremony in Makurdi, Ortom said the constitution of the panel was part of the resolutions of the 108th National Economic Council meeting earlier held in Abuja.
Inaugurating the committee, Emmanuel said that the panel was part of efforts to meet the demands of the protesting youths for a reform of the Nigeria Police.