Popular Nigerian musician, Falz, real name Folarin Falana has written to the President Muhammadu Buhari on concerning the creation of an independent body to investigate the atrocities of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS.
Earlier, Femi Adeshina, Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity had announced that an independent panel would be set up to investigate the human right violation accusations levelled against the defunct SARS.
Falz who’s is a trained lawyer, pointed out that the constitution provides that a governing council under the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC should be responsible for these kinds of investigations and not a separate body.
He added that the governing council under NHRC should carry out the investigations publicly and in all transparency.
Falz posted the pictures of the letter via his official Twitter handle on Thursday, October 15.
— Bop Daddy (@falzthebahdguy) October 15, 2020