Bukola Saraki, former Senate President, on Saturday, urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal authorities to instantly put a cease to the harassment of Nigerians by operatives of the Particular Anti-Theft Squad, SARS.
Saraki additionally urged the federal authorities to restructure the unit for higher safety of Nigerians.
He stated this in a collection of tweets by way of his verified Twitter deal with.
“The studies of the continued harassment, unlawful arrest, detention and excessive handedness by rogue cells of the SARS Unit of @PoliceNG in opposition to harmless Nigerians – most of them younger individuals – regardless of efforts to reform the Police & elevate requirements of policing, are disheartening.
“A scenario the place the officers of @PoliceNG grow to be a risk to the lives and property of the very residents they swore to guard is condemnable and unacceptable.
“I name on the Federal Authorities to instantly put a cease to those reprehensible actions and restructure the unit to raised carry out its lawful duties of protected guarding the lives and property of the Nigerian individuals.”