OGOEGBUNA SOMTO STELLA (L)
UGOCHI EHIARUIKE (L)
NBA PRO BONO LAWYERS
Kaine Ananwune Anaocha 08063539292
Ekene Okonkwo Awka 08063878269
Kingsley Awuka Nnewi 08034704089
Dr. Emefiena Idemili 07038137153
Jim Abel ofoma Aguata 08033443399
Anthony Okafor Ôtuocha 08033912407
Steven ononye Onitsha 08033427947
Vitalis ihedigbo Ihiala 08033366227
LIST OF JUDICIAL PANELS
Some of the members include Justice Umeh as Chairman, Dr.Uju Nwogu member, Commissioner for Youths and Creative Economy, Prof Theresa Obiekezie, Commissioner for Budget and Planning, Mark Okoye, Commissioner for Lands, Bonaventure Enemali as members.
Others are Youth Representatives from Anambra North, Innocent Nduanya, Anambra Central, Nwabufo Nwankwo and Anambra South, Damian Ukatu.
Other representatives were Chairman Anambra National Youth Council of Nigeria, Samuel Egwuatu, Youth Leader Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chuma Okpalezeukwu and other youths organizations.
Equally among the committee are representatives from various religious organizations, Traditional Rulers’ Council, and leaders of #EndSars protesters.
TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR JUDICIAL PANEL MEMBERS
The Panel which has one (1) months from the date of its inauguration to submit its report has the following terms of reference:
i. to receive and investigate complaints of Police brutality or relating to torture, high-handedness, and alleged extra judicial killings by SARS and police in the State;
ii to evaluate evidence presented and other surrounding circumstances and draw conclusions as to the validity of the complaint(s);
iii. Recommend appropriate sanctions and proffer solutions;
iv. Recommend compensation and other remedial measures where appropriate to the State Government; and
v. To submit report to the State Government within one (1) month.
DATE OF INUAGURATION
16th October, 2020
PERIOD OF SITTING AND VENUE
Tuesdays and Thursdays; treating 5 cases per day
HOW TO FILE PETITION
Interested members of the public are requested to submit Petitions, Complaints or Memoranda in Ten (10) hard copies of A4 size paper with double spacing and addressed to:
ANAMBRA STATE JUDICIAL PANEL OF INQUIRY ON POLICE BRUTALITY, EXTRA-JUDICIAL KILLINGS AND OTHER RELATED MATTERS
C/o the Office of the SSG Anambra Government, Government House Awka.
Soft copies of the Petition, Complaints or memoranda shall be submitted by E-mail to the following
E-mail address: EndSARSjpi@anambrastate.gov.ng
Please take notice that all Petitions, Complaints or Memoranda should be submitted to the Panel not later than two weeks from the date of this publication.
The Panel will hold public sittings on the dates and venue to be communicated to the public in due course.
For further enquiries, interested members of the public can call or send text messages to the secretariat of the Panel on any of the following numbers: 08037723441 08033203665 and 08034704089 between the hours of 8am – 4pm on weekdays
NO OF PETITION RECEIVED