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Senate to probe alleged atrocities of SARS

The Senate on Wednesday resolved to thoroughly investigate the recent extrajudicial killings across the country by operatives of the Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). This was sequel to the adoption of a motion raised via Orders 42 and 52 of the Senate Rules by the Chairman of the Senate committee …

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FG not sincere on SARS reforms, says Falana

Femi Falana SAN, lawyer and human right activist The Nigeria Police Force Public Relations Officer, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Frank Mba, said, yesterday, that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, cannot be scrapped because of its potency in combating criminality and deadly criminal gangs in the country. The police scribe spoke, …

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IGP bans phones, laptops search by SARS officers

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has banned operatives of the Force’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) from searching the mobile phones, laptops and other electronic gadgets of citizens, Igbere TV reports. The enforcement of this ban, the IGP said, is with immediate effect. Adamu gave the directive in a …

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