Police Brutality: Police arrest, brutalize NBA Official
The Nigerian Police force in Jalingo has arrested and allegedly beaten up the Assistant secretary of Jalingo Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, Barrister N.A Dodo.
In a message shared by the publicity secretary of the branch, Barrister Boniface Iorkumbur, it is not clear what the lawyer’s offense is but he is currently cooling his feet at the police cell in GRA Division of Jalingo.
Below is the message shared by the publicity secretary;
Distinguished learned Colleagues, the police brutality on lawyers has continued unabated despite the efforts the Bar is making to stop the menace. Just yesterday, 4th September, 2018 our colleague, N. A. Dodo Esq who is also the Assistant Secretary of NBA, Jalingo Branch was beaten and locked in the cell by the DPO GRA Division, Jalingo and his officers. We have set up a legal team to take legal action against the police. I will keep you posted. Boniface Iorkumbur Esq. Publicity Secretary NBA Jalingo Branch.