The Judicial Panel of Inquiry inaugurated by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on Wednesday, to receive and investigate complaints of police brutality and related extra-judicial killings, has commenced work, requesting interested members of the public to submit Memoranda.
The eight-man panel is chaired by Justice Kingsley Ngwu Udeh (Rtd.).
In a statement by its Secretary, Onochiengwu Obuna Esq, the panel said the Memoranda should be in twelve (12) hard copies of A4 size paper with double spacing and addressed to ‘The Secretary, Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality and Extra Judicial Killings. C/o Enugu State Judiciary Headquarters, Old High Court (3), Enugu’.
The statement added that Memoranda, which should be submitted not later than November 20, 2020, can also be submitted with the Registrars at the Zonal Judiciary Offices at the following locations: Nsukka High Court; Ogbede High Court; Obollo Afor High Court; Oji River High Court; Ezeagu High Court; Udi High Court; Awgu High Court; Agbani High Court; and Enugu Ezike High Court.
According to the statement, a soft copy of the memorandum should be submitted by E-mail to the following E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
It further disclosed that the Panel will hold public sittings inside the Old High Court 3 at the Enugu State Judiciary Headquarters Enugu, on dates to be announced later.