• Why Osinbajo wants confessional statements of suspects recorded on video

    Why Osinbajo wants confessional statements of suspects recorded on video

    Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice-President of Nigeria has advised the Nigeria Police on the need to record confessional statements of suspects on video, as a means of tackling custodial violence.

    This is as the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Solomon Arase, lamented “a chronic manpower gap at the strategic policing level in Nigeria.”

    Osinbajo, who gave the advice yesterday in Abuja, at the Inaugural Annual Inspector-General of Police’s Strategic Police Management Conference, said more often than not, the confessional statements do more […]