• IGP warns SARS operatives after damning Amnesty Int’l report

    IGP warns SARS operatives after damning Amnesty Int’l report

    It was gathered that the Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has warned personnel of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) against unprofessional conduct.

    The I-G gave the warning hours after he denied involvement of police officers in rights violation.

    Former detainees had told Amnesty International they had been subjected to horrific torture methods, including hanging, starvation, beatings, shootings and mock executions, at the hands of corrupt officers from the feared Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

    “A police unit created to protect the […]