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EKITI STATE JUDICIAL PANEL

CLEEN OBSERVERS

RITA IZILAFE ILEVBARE (L)

LIST OF JUDICIAL PANELS TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR JUDICIAL PANEL MEMBERS

Retired judge, Cornelius Akintayo

Other members of the panel include Dipo Ayeni (Rtd Commissioner of Police); Yetunde Kolawole, State Counsel (representing the Honourable Attorney-General & Commissioner for Justice); Kikelomo Owolabi (Chairperson, Nigerian Bar Association, Ikere Ekiti Branch); Rotimi Ojomoyela (Chairperson, Nigerian Union of Journalists, Ekiti State Council); Jamiu Adigun (Representative, National Human Rights Commission); Adeyinka Opaleke (Representative, Legal Aid Council of Nigeria); Akin Rotimi; Caroline Fakinlede (Ekiti State Youths Representative); Omowumi Deborah (Youth Representative); Asiwaju Oladimeji (Youth Representative) and Abiola Johnson-Ogunleye (Ekiti State Students Representative).

DATE OF INUAGURATION

The terms of reference of the panel to include receiving and investigating complaints of police brutality or other related extra-judicial killings.

The panel, amongst others, is expected to receive and investigate complaints of violence against individuals, police officers, and other members of the security agencies in every part of Ekiti State in the course of the protest.

It would also evaluate the evidence presented and other surrounding circumstances in order to draw conclusions on the validity of the complaints received.

The panel was inaugurated on 22nd October, 2020

PERIOD OF SITTING AND VENUE

Tuesdays and Fridays

HOW TO FILE PETITION

Petition is been sent to the Registry, Ministry of Justice

NO OF PETITION RECEIVED

13
2 cases were dropped due to lack of jurisdiction