A group, Advocate For Integrity and Transparency (AIT) has described the elevation of the Commander of Oyo State Unit of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) Mr. Sola Aremu to the rank of Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) as a right compensation for his gallantry.
The co-ordinator of the human rights’ group, Barr. Olalekan Adebayo in a release issued and made available to newsmen in Ibadan stated that the body has been secretly monitoring the activities of the Oyo SARS boss and can single him out as a dignified law enforcement officer that carried out his duties with the fear of God.
“We decided to place a watch on the activities of SARS operatives after the public complaints and agitations against the activities of SARS men in the country and we discovered that, some are diligent and very professional in their approach to duties and members of the public.
“The commander of Oyo State Special Anti Robbery Squad, Sola Aremu is quite diligent to his duties and has been dealing with the people with the fear of God, this we believe, has helped him to record many ground breaking successes in bursting crimes”, the statement stated.
“We will like to join others in congratulating CSP Aremu on his well deserved promotion, and we wish to urge other SARS operatives that always indulge in habits of intimidating and brutalizing unsuspecting members of the public to desist from such acts of face the wrath of the law”, the group added.
Packaged by Olanrewaju Agiri