MUHAMMED GIDADO (NL)
LIST OF JUDICIAL PANELS
The Judicial Panel of Inquiry which has Justice Adamu Hobon (Rtd) as Chairman and Permanent Secretary Security as Secretary has six months from the date of inauguration to submit its report
Other members of the Panel include; AIG Ibrahim Baba Ahmed (Rtd), Barr. Samuel Yaumande (Solicitor General) Representing Ministry of Justice. His Lordship Bishop Japheth Tonmwaso, Rep. of CAN, Alhaji Wakili Usman Ibrahim Rep. of MCN, and Grace Mamza, Rep. of Human Rights Commission.
The rest are, James Kamale, President SUG MAUTECH, Yola Rep. of Students, Ambassador Ajeni Delo Rep. of Youth Organizations, Barr. Nafisatu Bala, Red Cross Society of Nigeria (RCSN) Rep. of Civil Society, and Hajiya Tanee Kabiru Bitoko NCWS, Rep. of Civil Society
TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR JUDICIAL PANEL MEMBERS
The panel has as its terms of reference among others to receive and investigate complaints on Police brutality or related extra-judicial killings, evaluate evidence and establish nature of the abuses.
It is to also establish whether or not there are individuals in custody and reason why they are kept in custody, establish whether they have been arraigned in court as well as establish how many died in custody.
The panel is to also establish incidences of financial and material extortions, damages caused and determine any compensation to be paid to the victims or their relations
DATE OF INUAGURATION
20th October, 2020
PERIOD OF SITTING AND VENUE
Universal Basic Education Conference Hall
HOW TO FILE PETITION
Physical submission and oral lodging of complaints. Also, complaints can be lodged through an E-mail and WhatsApp
NO OF PETITION RECIEVED
The Secretary to the panel could not provide information on the number of petitions received so far