The Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai has constituted a judicial panel of inquiry to look into acts of police brutality in the state.
This follows the ongoing protests calling for an end to extra-judicial killings by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.
Governor El-Rufai announced this on Friday through his Twitter handle.
He said the commission of inquiry will be inaugurated on Monday, 19 October 2020.
“Malam Nasir El-Rufai has approved the constitution of a judicial commission of inquiry into acts of brutality by police units in the state.
“The inquiry will be chaired by Hon. Justice David Shiri Wyom (rtd.), with representatives of civil society and youth groups as members”