The Human Rights Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association ,NBA, Ijebu Ode branch has shown its readiness to assist the victims of SARS/POLICE brutality to present their cases before the Hon. Justice S. A. Olugbemi [rtd.] led Ogun State Judicial panel of Investigation set up by the Executive Governor of Ogun State Prince Dapo Abiodun on pro bono basis (for free).
In the statement by the chairman of the Committee S. O. Bashorun, Esq., those who had been brutalized by the defunct SARS officers or any police officer can approach this committee for help in bringing their complaints/cases before the Ogun State Panel of Investigation.
The chairman assures the people of the State (Ijebu land in particular) not to succumb to any form of discouragement in bringing up their cases. He stated further that his committee is ready to provide them with adequate legal representation for free before the said panel.
The free legal services according to him shall also be extended to the suspected palliatives looters if charged.
The committee can be contacted at the cloak room, High Court of Justice Premises, Igbeba, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State.
For further enquiries, kindly contact any of the following numbers: 08057936072, 07033729995, 08052871414.
Moruff O. Balogun Esq.,
Public Relations Officer/Publicity Secretary.
NBA, Ijebu Ode Branch,Ogun State.