The inspector-general of police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has banned operatives of the Federal Particular Anti-Theft Squad (FSARS), the Particular Tactical Squad (STS) and Intelligence Response Workforce (IRT) from enterprise routine patrols in addition to cease and search duties.
This was disclosed by Frank Mba, police spokesman, in a press release on Sunday.
This comes after Nigerian celebrities on Twitter lent their voices to the #EndSARS marketing campaign on Twitter.
They joined hundreds of Nigerians on-line who’re calling for the abolition of the police unit known as SARS.
The unit has been accused of a number of human rights violations particularly of younger Nigerians who’re seen carrying laptop computer computer systems.
The newest social media development is on account of a video that surfaced on-line on Saturday exhibiting an harmless Nigerian shot lifeless by a police officer in Delta State.
Chigozie Emmanuel Uche: That is simply to simple the strain the final time was restructuring hope they provide them one other techniques to fight crime and fraud not this method in any respect
Kuha Tremendous: I don’t suppose that is the proper manner, as dangerous as they’re there may be additionally good a part of them, let all of the personals face the results of them doing unsuitable doing it will likely be an instance to others
Chika CThec: SPECIAL ANTI-ROBBERY SQUAD however they now turned to the primary robbers.
They need to go and relaxation biko.
They may hear the place theft is happening however won’t come until after the incident then they are going to now arrive and begin shouting “Wey dem wey dem”
Chibuikem Amah: This isn’t sufficient, saying it isn’t sufficient. They’re solely saying this to calm the outrage and outcry of the poor plenty. Cease felling for a similar lie on a regular basis. Nothing goes to alter.smh
Nick Good: What number of instances are they going to barn them?
What about earlier barns, what totally different did it make..
I feel #endnigeria ought to be higher than endsars
Chi Oma: What about all diz taskforce that gather bikes from d proprietor den inform dem to deliver 10 thousand naira to gather it again
Alagbu Kate: SARS are depraved. They took me to cell two days to my challenge defence. If not for God’s intervention…..
Samuel OluwFemi: A letter and not using a signature nor stamp. It’s a rip-off my individuals, this authorities don’t price us. This their yeye announcement ought to have been made on Air (Nationwide television stations and radios). Sars officers aren’t on-line to see that their yeye announcement. EEF the federal government of Nigeria!