Home / News / Crime/Judiciary / Evans Drags Police To Court

Evans Drags Police To Court

Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, has filed a fundamental human rights enforcement action against the police, The Punch has reported.  Evans filed the case before the Federal High Court in Lagos. The kidnapping suspect is challenging his detention for about 18 days without being charged to court. saying its an infringement in his human rights.

The respondents in the said suit marked FHC/L/CS/1012/2017 are the Nigeria Police Force, Commissioner of Police, Lagos State and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos State Police Command. The suit was filed by a Lagos-based lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje.

He is seeking a court order asking the police to release him unconditionally if he has not committed any offence to warrant him being charged to court.

Ademola Aderele

About Ademola Aderele

Check Also

Senate Says It Can’t Remove Sacked Bayelsa Deputy Gov-elect Over Certificate Forgery

The Senate has said it cannot declare the seat of Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo vacant despite …

Buhari Won’t Endorse Tinubu’s 2023 Presidential Ambition – Yerima

Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima, former governor of Zamfara State has said President Buhari will not …

Leave a Reply

WhatsApp Newsbreak