The report on the embattled DCP of police Sbba Kyari is out,it contain pieces of evidence and findings as well as testimonies from DCP Abba Kyari and other persons.
This is made known by Joseph Egbunike, the chairman of the Special Investigation Panel on Abba Kyari. while submitting the report to the Inspector-General of Police, at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, on Thursday.
Recall that an FBI agent, Andrew Innocenti, had in a document titled, ‘Criminal Complaint By Telephone Or Other Reliable Electronic Means’ filed before the United States District Court for the Central District of California, alleged that a suspected fraudster, Abas Ramon, aka Hushpuppi, contracted Kyari to detain a co-conspirator, Chibuzo Vincent, for threatening to expose the alleged $1.1m fraud committed against a Qatari businessman.
The agency said Hushpuppi paid $20,600 into a bank account provided by Kyari. Abba Kyari has since been suspended from service on July 31 by the Police Service Commission. He also appeared before the SIP over several days.
In the statement “Egbunike noted that the Panel commenced investigations immediately it was inaugurated on 2nd August, 2021 and the report submitted is an outcome of a painstaking, transparent and exhaustive investigative process.
“He further revealed that the report presented contained the case file of the probe, evidences and findings as well as testimonies from DCP Abba Kyari and other persons and groups linked to the matter.”
The IGP in a statement said: “the essence of the probe was to carry out discrete investigations into the allegation levied against the Officer to enable the Force leadership to be appropriately guided in its decision-making processes”.
“a careful and expeditious review of the recommendations would be undertaken by the Force Management Team and thereafter forwarded to appropriate quarters for necessary action(s)”.
He reiterated as always, the commitment of the Force to justice for all.
posted 2021-08-27 01:04:00