Tag: SARS

Widow Seeks Justice for Daughter Hit by Police Stray Bullet

Henry Solomon- November 19, 2020

A widow, Patience Ajibo, on Thursday, appealed before the National Human Rights Commission ‘s Panel on the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), demanding justice for ... Read More

Presidential panel on police reforms okays 5-point demand of protesters

Abdul Jimoh- October 13, 2020

Following directives by President Muhammadu Buhari on dissolution of Special Anti-Robbery Squad and immediate response to yearnings of citizens, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed ... Read More

Disbanding of SARS First Step to Extensive Police Reforms – President Buhari

Tanimu- October 12, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja declared that disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is the first step to extensive police reforms by his ... Read More

Disbanding of SARS first step to extensive police reforms – President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- October 12, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja declared that disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is the first step to extensive police reforms by his ... Read More

SARS Dissolution; It is a victory for Nigerian youths says Sanwo-Olu

Abdul Jimoh- October 12, 2020

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said that the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, was a ... Read More

IGP Dissolves Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS

inno.korie- October 11, 2020

In the finest spirit of democratic, citizen-centred and community policing, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has today, 11th October, 2020, dissolved ... Read More

Inspector General of Police Bans FSARS, Other Police Tactical Squads From Routine Patrol

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2020

DCP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer, Force HQ Abuja: The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has banned the personnel of the ... Read More

Gov. Oyetola urges police to investigate alleged killing of youth by SARS

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has directed the police to investigate the alleged killing of a youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Osogbo. ... Read More

Coronavirus Deaths Reach 910 in China, Spreads Across 28 Countries

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2020

The China National Health Commission says the number of deaths from the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has risen to 910 in mainland China. The commission disclosed ... Read More

China Coronavirus Deaths Toll Surpasses SARS

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2020

Coronavirus patients settle down in a large temporary hospital built two days ago in an exhibition center in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. At ... Read More

Face Of 20-Year-Old Notorious Cultist Arrested With Gun By SARS In Lagos (Photo)

admin- November 1, 2018

The 20-year-old cult Operatives of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad, FSARS have arrested a 20-year old suspected cult member, with a locally made cut ... Read More

#EndSARS: Acting President Osinbajo Directs Investigation of The Squad, Immediate Overhaul of SARS

Tanimu- August 14, 2018

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Following persistent complaints and reports on the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) that border on allegations of human rights violations, ... Read More

SARS Operative Arrested for Extortion in Lagos – PCRRU

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2018

The Police Command in Lagos has arrested one Insp. Charles Omotosho, an operative of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for allegedly extorting N5, 000 from ... Read More

#BREAKING IGP: SARS To be Re-Organized Nationwide

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 4, 2017

Jimoh Moshood, Abuja: The Nigeria Police Force has observed the recent trends of the event in the Social Media on the #ENDSARS and the controversy being ... Read More

#EndSARS: New Complaints Against the Activities of The Special Anti-Robbery Squad

admin- December 2, 2017

Activities SARS unlike other units of the Nigeria Police is not unfamiliar with scrutiny not just within Nigeria, but also outside the country. While, men and ... Read More

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

inno.korie- March 30, 2017

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. ... Read More

Amnesty International Report On Nigeria: Torture and Other Ill Treatment In The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)

Tanimu- September 22, 2016

Don N. Awunah, Abuja: The attention of the Nigeria Police has been drawn to the Amnesty International Report published on 20th September, 2016, captioned “NIGERIA: ... Read More

Kidnapping: Police to strengthen SARS in police commands

Abdul Jimoh- June 27, 2016

The new Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Monday, said arrangement was underway to strengthen the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in all police commands. ... Read More