I Regret Creating SARS In 1984 — Former CP Fulani Kwafaja

A retired Commissioner of Police, Fulani Kwajafa, has expressed regrets for establishing the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force. . . Kwajafa while speaking in an interview with BBC Hausa said the unit had completey derailed from its founding objectives. . . “I entered the Nigeria Police Force in 1984. Then robbery was prevalent. Buhari, the then Head of State, got a lot of complaint. He told me and Mr Inyang, the then IGP, that we must do something about it or be fired. . . Mr Inyang called me and told me to come up with a plan to save the country from thieves, so I said okay. . . After four months of creating SARS, there was peace, those who were not caught ran, and those who were caught were sent to prison. . . This thing frustrates me, there is no reason why because someone commits a crime that the person should be killed. There are laws and no one will give an order that if you see armed robbers kill the person. . . I’ve been hearing disheartening news, to the extent that…


A Nigerian footballer identified as Sola Fabiyi was on Friday, September 7, docked in an Ikeja Magistrate court in Lagos over an alleged stealing from church. The player whose club he plays or played for was not not revealed was accused to have stolen goods from Full Gospel Church of God, Alagbado, Lagos.

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The worth of the valuables Sola Fabiyi was alleged to have stolen according to the report by
NAN is worth N320,000. He is said to have committed the crime at the church on Saturday, August 18, at 6 in the morning. 

Victor Eruada who is the prosecutor in charge of the case told the court that Sola Fabiyi stole a mixer organ and an engine before he was caught and handed over to the police. But in his defense in court, the accused person denied the allegation before he was granted bail in the sum of N300,000 and the case adjourned till September 20.

Fabiyi could be sentenced to three years in jail if he is later found guilty of committing what he has being accused of.