The cost of assault introduced earlier than the Judicial Panel of Inquiry in opposition to police brutality, human rights violation and associated extra-judicial killing in opposition to Superintendent Ezekiel Dayo of the Nigeria Police, Osun command has been dropped.
The cost of assault was initially introduced in opposition to the police officer by Chief Jelili Adegoke Raheem.
This adopted an amicable settlement between the petitioner and the respondent previous to the subsequent adjourned date of the case.
DAILY POST recollects that the petitioner, Chief Jelili Adegoke Raheem, had reported that he was overwhelmed to pulp by one Superintendent Ezekiel Dayo, a police officer serving within the State, on the 2nd of October, 2020, round 10:00pm when he was exiting a motor-park at Oke-Baale, Osogbo.
The petitioner reported that the incident landed him within the hospital, and that he misplaced the sum of N100, 000 stored in his car throughout the incident.
However on Friday, the petitioner stated that the involved officer had apologised to him for the unfair therapy and pleaded for an amicable settlement.
“The involved officer has approached me to apologise for what he did to me. And I’ve determined to permit peace to reign. I’m happy along with his plea, with the understanding that he conducts his service to the nation with utmost equity and duty to the residents,” Jelili acknowledged.
DAILY POST experiences that primarily based on the brand new growth, the panel terminated the petition.
Osun judicial panel: Petitioner drops assault cost in opposition to officer