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18th February, 2019.
The Executive Secretary,
National Human Rights Commission,
RE: ALLEGED SHOOTING OF A MAN (NOW DECEASED) AT SHAGAMU INTERCHANGE ALONG IJEBU ODE, OGUN STATE BY OFFICERS IN CUSTOM’S UNIFORM SUSPECTED TO BE OFFICERS OF THE NIGERIA CUSTOM SERVICE
PETITION FOR THE COMMISSION’S HOLISTIC INVESTIGATION INTO THE ENTIRE INCIDENTS AND THE CALL FOR COMPENSATION AND OTHER NECESSARY REDRESS FOR THE DECEASED’S FAMILY
‘The Commission shall—
(b) monitor and investigate all alleged cases of human rights violation in Nigeria and make appropriate recommendation to the President for the prosecution and such other actions as it may deem expedient in each circumstance;
(c) assist victims of human rights violation and seek appropriate redress and remedies on their behalf;’
Hameed Ajibola Jimoh Esq.
Principal Counsel/Human Rights Activist.