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SARS tortured me for 47 days, victim tells Lagos panel

The Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARS-related abuses in Lagos began on Tuesday with a petitioner recounting his experience in...

NHRC indicts 35 SARS officers, AGF approves prosecution

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday submitted a list of 35 operatives of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria...

Presidential Panel recommends dismissal of 37 SARS operatives

The Presidential Panel on Reform of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has recommended that the Inspector General of Police (IGP) dismisses 37 police officers. They...

NHRC condemns attack on judges over political decisions

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has condemned the growing culture of attack on judges and the judiciary over judgments on political cases. Mr Tony...

FG investigates women harrassment in Abuja

The Federal Government of Nigeria has commenced investigations into allegations of women harassment by some officials of the Abuja authorities. In a statement issued on...

20 students commit suicide for failing exams

A student named Sirisha has set herself on fire at her home in the Narayanpet district after she failed her biology exam, she is one of 20 students to do so.

103 complaints received against SARS – NHRC

NHRC boss, Tony Ojukwu says no fewer than 103 complaints on human rights abuse have been filed against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS.

Christian private universities persecuting Muslim students – MURIC

The office of the Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has claimed that Muslim students attending Christian private universities across the countries are being persecuted. In a...