Kola Akintunde, Lagos- The Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun has today inaugurated an eight-man judicial panel of investigation to probe the alleged human rights abuses and police brutality in the state.
Justice Solomon Olugbemi (Rtd) will be
heading the panel while Oluwatosin Ogundele is the secretary.
Speaking to the panel members at the State Executive Chamber of the governor’s office in Abeokuta
in the state capital, Governor Abiodun charged them to discharge their assignment with the greatest
sense of responsibility to the people of the state.
The judicial panel was given six months to carry out its assignment with it’s terms of reference, to receive and investigate complaints of police
brutality and human rights abuse, evaluate evidence brought before it, and recommend compensation where it found such cases necessary.