Tag Archives: SARS

200 Journalists/Bloggers Write Vice President Osibanjo, Calls for Journalist Samuel Ogundipe’s Release

The #FreeSamuelOgundipe is gaining momentum as the hours pass by. The arrest on Tuesday of Samuel Ogundipe, a journalist with Premium Times and his continued detainment has continued to elicit outrage against the Nigerian Police in general and the IGP of Police in particular. International organisations such as International Press Center IPC, Amnesty International, Pakistan Press Foundation, NUJ, and notable

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BREAKING; OSINBAJO SET TO CLEAN UP SARS AS HE ORDERS IGP TO OVERHAUL THE SPECIAL UNIT

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to immediately overhaul the management and activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The order follows persistent complaints and critical reports about the activities of SARS. The complaints border on allegations of human rights violations. Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President on Media and Publicity, Mr

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