By Folarin Ademosu, Lekki
A woman, Mrs Nzube Obiechina has told the judicial panel of inquiry sitting in Lagos how some operatives of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad, (SARS) made her lose two pregnancies due to beating and torture. Obeichina and Okechukwu, her husband gave testimonies before the panel on Saturday, 31 October, 2020, reports The Gazelle News.com.
According to Nzube, she received a strange call from someone purporting to be a DHL officer on June 2, 2017. Nzube said her husband later called back the number through which the caller earlier spoke to her, but to could not get through.
She further said the same caller telephoned her on another number the next day, following which she gave her school address. Nzube, who teaches in a private school, said to her surprise the supposed courier turned out to be four hooded SARS officers in a jeep.
“Immediately I approached they started beating me. They accused me of being an armed robber and kidnapper,” Nzube said.
She stated she was whisked away and later detained.