Committee Applauds Zone 2 Command For Disposition Of Professionalism On An Official Cell Visit


The Committee of Cell Visit delegation led by Chief Magistrate Adedamola Albert Paul in company of Mr. Ifeanyi Okeke from the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and Mrs. Grace Adenubi from Legal Aid Council visits Zone 2 Command Cell. This was contained in a press statement by Zone 2 spokesperson DSP Hauwa Idris Adamu to Hybrid Online News Nigeria.

Upon their arrival, they visited the cell in company of the O/C Legal, Zone 2 Command CSP Paul Idenyen where they met only one Armed Robbery suspect on detention.

The suspect was interviewed as to when he was arrested, what was his offence, if he was told his offence or not while the suspect answered yes, that he was told his offence, duly cautioned before he volunteered his statement and was subsequently detained.

The Assistant Inspector General of Police in-charge of Zone 2 Command, AIG Ahmed Iliyasu, psc(+) who was on routine check to the cell in retinue of other senior officers in the Command met the delegation in the cell on the process.

The delegation later visited the AIG in his Office after the cell visit where they applauded the Zone for keeping the cell very neat and well ventilated; they also commended the AIG for Professionalism in the discharge of duty.

The AIG in his response; compliment the Committee of Cell Visitation set up by the Judiciary which he addressed as a critical partner in the Administration of Criminal Justice and reiterate commitment to respect for the Rule of Law and Human Rights by officers and men of the Zone.

The cell visitation which was impromptu ended amidst group photographs.