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…

#EndSARS: Rivers Youths Defile Wike’s Ban, Protest In Port Harcourt

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Residents of Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, on Tuesday filed out in their numbers to protest against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Nigeria Police Force, NPF.

The youths marched to the Police Headquarters in Moscow road, Port Harcourt to register their displeasure over the activities of SARS operatives and police brutality in general.

This is coming despite a ban by the state Governor, Nyesom Wike.

Wike had banned anti-SARS protest, following the dissolution of the unit by the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu.

The governor’s ban was made public in a statement by the state’s Commissioner for Information and Communications.