#EndSARS Protesters Block Ebonyi Govt Home As Umahi Guarantees To Take away All Police Roads Blocks In Ebonyi
EndSARS Protesters Block Ebonyi Govt Home As Umahi Guarantees To Take away All Police Roads Blocks In Ebonyi
#EndSARS protesters in Ebonyi State,on Monday blocked the outdated Authorities Home, Abakaliki, for shut to 6 hours as they protested towards Police brutality within the State.
Following the blockage of the highway resulting in the outdated Authorities Home, Abakaliki, by the protesters, motorists had been pressured to take different adjourning roads to their locations.
Presenting their calls for via their chief, Barr. Steven Ugama, the protesters referred to as on Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State to arrange Judicial Panel of Inquiry to look into the unlawful actions of SARS, compensate victims of Police brutality, launch all these illegally detained in Police web, examine the actions of Native Authorities tax collectors and that of Policemen working at Eke-aba Police Station.
Responding, Governor David Umahi who described their motion as constitutional assured them that no one was going to molest them due to the protests.
He additional assured them that every one their calls for could be met accordingly whilst emphasised that he would arrange a Belief Funds for victims of police brutality within the State.
In response to the Governor, what I take up with the Commissioner of Police is to dismantle all roadblocks in Ebonyi State.
“I wish to guarantee you that no one goes to molest you. You might be preventing to your proper and future. What you might be doing is constitutional. am additionally a youth. For the difficulty you’ve raised regarding Eke-aba police station, we’re going to handle it. The Future belongs to you. We are going to arrange a Judicial Panel of Inquiry. There will probably be one youth consultant. One scholar will take part and consultant of human rights
“The Panel will obtain and examine proof introduced earlier than it. There will probably be a Belief Fund arrange underneath me. Victims of Police brutality shall be compensated. Particular safety and human rights Committee to deal with points bordering on safety challenges.
“The Particular Safety and Human Rights Committee will probably be arrange with a purpose to be certain that the actions of any particular or tactical unit which can be established by the Nigeria Police is nicely monitored and any excesses of their operations promptly apprehended.
“Resist any policeman that desires to gather cash from you. Resist it.”