ROLAC Hails FCT Police Command for Implementing ACJA

The FCT Police Command has been commended by the Rule of Law and Anti-corruption (ROLAC) programme for submitting monthly reports on arrests and cooperating with magistrates when on an oversight visit to police formations, in compliance with sections 33 and 34 of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act 2015.

2. Speaking on Wednesday at the handing over ceremony of the second Interview and Statement Taking Room donated to the Command by ROLAC, the Justice Component Manager for ROLAC, Dr. Badejogbin Oluwatoyin applauded the Nigeria Police Force, FCT Command for its partnership and availing the organisation with the opportunity to implement its programmes.

3. The Commissioner of Police FCT, CP Bala Ciroma, who was represented at the event by the Deputy Commissioner of Police Department of Investigation, DCP Abdul Yari-Lafia lauded ROLAC for partnering with Command in providing the Interview and Statement Taking facility which he noted will be useful in the interrogation of suspects and recording of their confessional statements.

4. He assured the organisation that the statement taking facility sited at the premises of the Command Special Anti-Robbery Squad and Wuse Police Division will be put to optimum use.

4. The facility was commissioned by the representative of the Chief Judge of FCT, Chief Magistrate Akanni Idayat. Also in attendance was the Secretary of the Administration of Criminal Justice Monitoring Committee (ACJMC), Sulayman Dawodu.

DSP Anjuguri Manzah
Police Public Relations Officer
For: the Commissioner of Police
FCT Police Command