20 Oct AGF presented with the list of 35 SARS operatives for dismissal
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has been presented with the list of 35 operatives of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) who have been recommended for dismissal from the Nigeria Police.
The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Tony Ojukwu on Monday presented the 35 operatives to the AGF saying the list was drawn from 12 states and the FCT.
Briefing newsmen, Ojukwu said the affected SARS operatives were indicted in offences bordering on extrajudicial killings, unlawful arrest and detention, threat and intimidation, unfounded allegations, seizure of properties and illegal freezing of accounts of innocent citizens.
Responding, Malami said his office would do justice to the list “through prosecution and taking associated incidental administrative steps”.