Vice President Osinbajo has revealed that President Buhari has ordered the review of the operations, working strategies and total overhaul of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS.
He made the revelation, yesterday, while responding to question raised by one of the participants at the Oyo State edition of the Youth Town Hall Meeting.
While confirming that there have been several allegations of uncivilised manner of operations, harassment, intimidation of many innocent Nigerians by SARS operatives, Osinbajo disclosed that the squad would not be totally banned in view of security challenges.
He said that the President being a listening person, had ordered the review of their operations in order to meet up with the expectations of Nigerians.
His words, “Regards to the question regarding End SARS whether we are going to ban them or not, President Buhari has ordered the review of their operations and very soon this will be done.
We must have a force to protect the lives and property of the people, you know SARS is Special Anti Robbery Squad, though some of them have been engaging in some activities contrary to their mode of operations.”