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#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu to visit Buhari today as protests continue

For the third time in about 10 days, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has identified with the protests against the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The Governor braved all odds on Monday to address the protesters in Lekki where crowds of youths camped and blocked the expressway. He urged them

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SARS have tortured or killed at least 83 people in the last three years – Amnesty International

Amnesty International has criticized the police for allegedly failing to prosecute members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) whom it accused of engaging in the torture of suspects. The group noted that the squad had continued to use torture and other ill-treatment to execute, punish, and extract information from suspects. In a

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Man recounts ordeal with SARS operatives in Gbagada

A man, David Okwulili recanted his ordeal in the hands of the operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police Force yesterday in Lagos David narrated his bitter experience with the operatives on his Twitter handle @dav_okwulili He explained that he was picked by the Police operatives (Anti-Cultism

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JUST IN: Finally, Osinbajo orders full overhaul of SARS

In the wake of the viral campaign against the illegalities such as brutality, intimidation, harassment and extortion by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed Inspector-general of police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to overhaul the unit. The development was made public in a statement signed by Laolu

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‘I will overhaul SARS’ – KOWA Party Presidential aspirant says

The cries by hundreds of youths across the Lagos Mainland and other parts of the country on the harassment, extortion and brutalities of the operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has led to the viral demand for a reform or total end to the Police unit. In recent months, news

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IN IKEJA: Family raises the alarm over son’s alleged abduction by SARS officers

The family of Taofik Badmos an undergraduate of Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) has raised the alarm over the alleged abduction of their son by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command. According to Punch, Taofik had left his family residence located at Atiko

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#ENDSARS: Why Policemen will no longer wear mufti during operation

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, Edgal Imohimi, has issued a stern warning to policemen attached to divisions in the state to desist from wearing mufti bearing ‘SARS’ (Special Anti-Robbery Squad) while carrying out official duties. This is just as the Police chief threatened to sanction any policeman who

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