SARS Officers Will Not Be Allowed To Join SWAT – IGP, Mohammed Adamu Reveals

SARS Officers Will Not Be Allowed To Join SWAT – IGP, Mohammed Adamu Reveals

SARS Officers Will Not Be Allowed To Join SWAT – IGP, Mohammed Adamu Reveals. Following the dissolution of The Special Anti-Robbery Squad and creation of the Special Weapons and Tactics ( SWAT), the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has disclosed that SARS operatives won’t be allowed to join the new body, SWAT. The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) Unit was dissolved…

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Falz: We Want SARS Completely Abolished, Not A Reform

Falz: We Want SARS Completely Abolished, Not A Reform

Falz: We Want SARS Completely Abolished, Not A Reform. After a peaceful protest, Folarin Falana, better known by his stage name Falz, took to his IG page to thank those who came out for the protest. In a 46sec video uploaded by Falz, Falz made it known that he doesn’t want SARS to be reform. He wants SARS to be…

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Police rescue two kidnap victims, recover SUV in Aba

Police rescue two kidnap victims, recover SUV in Aba

The Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of Nigeria Police, Abia State Command headed by Johnbull Obioguru at the weekend rescued two kidnap victims at Amauzo, Okpolu Umuobo Community near Aba, the commercial capital of Abia State. It was gathered that the hoodlums had on Wednesday at about 10 pm despite the curfew imposed by the state government as a result…

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Market Youths disarm SARS officials in Gwari, Minna

Youths in Gwari market, Minna, Niger State on Thursday morning, reportedly disarmed five officials of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) who stormed the market mistaking them as kidnappers. The incident occurred few days after a kidnappers’ den was raided by the Police in Bosso area of the state. The traders claimed the armed (SARS) men, dressed in police uniforms and…

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President Buhari Approves Creation Of State and LG Police

President Buhari Approves Creation Of State and LG Police

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of state and local government Police. He also approved the dismissal of 37 police officers as recommended by the National Human Rights Commission Presidential Special Panel on SARS Reforms. The decision is contained in the statement by the Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission and Chairman Presidential Panel on SARS Reform, Anthony Ojukwu,…

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Court remands dismissed Insp. Olalekan for charges of murder

Court remands dismissed Insp. Olalekan for charges of murder

A Chief Magistrate court in Ebutte-Metta, Lagos State has remanded former Police Inspector, Ogunyemi Olalekan who was recently dismissed by the Police for the alleged murder of 36 year-old Kolade Johson last Sunday. The court, on Friday, remanded ex-inspector Olalekan on charges of murder following a request from the Police prosecutor, Insp. Kehinde Olatunde. Insp. Kehinde Olatunde had told the…

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Police sack SARS officer who killed Kolade Johnson

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The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has dismissed Inspector Ogunyemi Olalekan, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS operative who killed Kolade Johnson. Inspector Olalekan has been dismissed after being found guilty of the said offence by the Police disciplinary body. Following Kolade Johnson’s killing which took place at a viewing center Mangoro area of Lagos State, two Police Officers, Inspector Olalekan and…

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UNIBEN Alumni demands justice for Kolade Johnson

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The Students and members of the University of Benin, UNIBEN Alumni Association have carried out a protest against the unfortunate and unlawful killing of Kolade Johnson by SARS operatives in Lagos. The Angry protesters took to the streets today and marched to the State Police headquarters in Edo state capital, Benin city, voicing out their utter displeasure at the tragic…

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Killers of Kolade Johnson will be Prosecuted, Buhari says

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly disclosed that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives who were allegedly indicted as the killers of Nigerian youth, Kolade Johnson, will be prosecuted accordingly. Speaking in a statement released through the president’s special adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari described the incident which took place on Sunday at Onipetesi, Mangoro…

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JUST IN: Police identify Kolade Johnson’s killers

Police identify Kolade Johnson's killers

The Nigerian Police have reportedly identified the SARS operatives who shot killed Kolade Johnson on Sunday. Kolade Johnson was accidentally shot dead by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) division of the Nigerian police at Onipetesi, Mangoro bus stop, Lagos state on Sunday. According to reports, Johnson was mistakenly hit by a bullet meant for another at a…

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Buhari reacts to Kolade Johnson killing by SARS

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the killing of the Nigerian youth, Kolade Johnson, who was accidentally shot dead by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) division of the Nigerian police at Onipetesi, Mangoro bus stop, Lagos state on Sunday. According to reports, Kolade Johnson was mistakenly hit by a bullet meant for another at a viewing center…

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