Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima will on Monday, inaugurate an investigative panel over an in depth new report alleging incidences of child prostitution, Sodomy and forced abortion on the Maiduguri maximum safety prison.
Shettima who introduced this in a tweet, mentioned the panel is to be chaired by the State’s lawyer basic and commissioner of justice, Barrister Kaka Shehu Lawan whereas the everlasting Secretary, Ministry of girls Affairs and social improvement is to function Secretary.
Under is Governor Shettima’s submit on Twitter:
I simply got here throughout this disturbing story reported by often credible @saharareporters. I’m instantly establishing a committee underneath the chairmanship of the Hon. Lawyer Common and Commissioner of Justice alongside some key officers to go to the prisons; meet officers, examine and report back to me as quickly as doable.
Members of the Committee are:
1) Barr.Ok.S.Lawan,A.G& HC
2) Hauwa Mai-MUSA,P.S.Girls Affairs Min;
3) Barr.Mohammed Umaru,Chairman,NBA,Maiduguri,
4) Barr.Amina Mustafa Ibrahim,Chairperson,Federation of Worldwide Girls Attorneys,FIDA
5)Consultant of the NPF;
6) Consultant of the DSS;
7) Consultant of the Comptroller,Nigeria Prisons Service,BORNO.
Jummai Usman Mshelia,State Coordinator, Nationwide Human Rights Fee.
The Everlasting Secretary, ministry of girls affairs will function Member/Secretary.
Insha’Allah, I’ll inaugurate the committee at 11am on Monday.