The Ekiti State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Human Rights Violations has beneficial cost of N500,000 as compensation to Mrs Ogunleye Ajayi, spouse of a murdered officer within the disbanded police Particular Anti- Theft Squad (SARS).
The panel, presided over by its chairman, Justice Cornelius Akintayo (Rtd), beneficial the cost of the quantity at its resumed sitting in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) studies that the deceased, Sgt. Musiliu Ajaiyi, was murdered by unknown individuals someday in 2019.
Akintayo stated the panel established the details of the case and made applicable suggestions from the oral and documentary proof of the complainants, produced via displays tendered in addition to visits to the scene of the homicide.
He, due to this fact, ordered the Nigerian Police Drive to research the circumstances that led to the loss of life of the late officer and that the police authority ought to compensate the spouse adequately.
He stated the advice from the panel was only for the maintenance of the late officer’s spouse and kids.
NAN studies that the spouse of the late officer, who had earlier appeared earlier than the panel, stated below cross examination that the loss of life of her husband, someday in early 2019, had remained a thriller to her.
She defined that her husband left for work on his bike round 6.30a.m.that fateful day, solely to be known as round 8.30am that her husband was useless.
She confirmed to the panel that the marks she noticed on the corpse of her husband revealed that he was gruesomely murdered by unknown individuals.
The mom of 4, who’s a petty dealer, pleaded for the sponsorship of her kids’s schooling, claiming that her late husband was the breadwinner of the household.
When requested if she reported the incident to the police authority, she stated she was not in a steady situation to report as at when the incident occurred.