FSARS

AcronymDefinition
FSARSFederal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (Nigeria)
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The four suspected armed robbers, Ibrahim Fasasi, Male, 25 years old; Alex Bright, Male, 27 years old; Godwin Sunday, Male, 27 years old and Abiodun Sodiq, Male, 21years old were handed over to one Mr Adeyanju Kehinde of FSARS, Mowo Base by the Customs Area Controller of Seme Customs Command, Comptroller Mohammed Uba Garba in the spirit of inter-agency cooperation.
It will be recalled that a police inspector attached to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Ikeja allegedly shot dead an official with the Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA) while controlling traffic on Wednesday 28, November 2018.
He said that the FSARS officer, who shot the LASTMA officer should be sanctioned posthumously.
The LASTMA official was said to have flagged the FSARS official down over traffic issue and the victim was allegedly shot in the process.
Kazeem also known as Asiri Eniba was also arrested alongside other drivers by officers of the FSARS for questioning, just as an Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) was stationed at the scene of the clash.
Arraigning the criminals in Lafia, the state police Commissioner, Yahaya Bello said, 'upon a distress call a team of FSARS personnel arrested the suspected armed robbers and kidnappers that have been terrorizing some parts of the state'.
Yemi Osinbajo, only recently ordered a review the activities of the FSARS - an arm of the police - that had become a living nightmare for law abiding citizens.
Samuel Ogundipe, was arrested by the Nigerian Police Force, and unlawfully detained in the custody of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), and possibly under compulsion, to disclose his source to a story involving the Police and the presidency.
The accused was apprehended by the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Ikeja after a petition was made against him.
'At about 1630hrs, following intelligence report, Police operatives attached to the command special Anti-robbery squad (FSARS) arrested the following syndicate, Obinna Ibeh (24), Edwin Chibuzor (24), Orji Onyema (26) and Friday Nwankwo (23),' he said.
The detained persons were arrested by the men of the Federal Special Anti -Robbery Squad (FSARS), at its Magbon headquarters, in Abeokuta, the state capital, at the constituency office of a member of the State House of Assembly, Honourable Adebiyi Adeleye, at Odemo Road, Isara, on Monday evening.
Aregbesola, who spoke through his media aide, Mr Sola Fasure described as untrue and ridiculous allegation by the opposition that he was shielding his special adviser on forestry, Mr Tunde Ajilore who was accused of leading thugs to destroy houses, cash crops and other valuables in the communities from honouring police invitation at Zone 11, Osogbo and at the Lagos office of FSARS.