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The Na­tional Eco­nomic Coun­cil (NEC) yes­ter­day di­rected the 36 state gov­er­nors to im­me­di­ately es­tab­lish and chair a state­based Spe­cial Se­cu­rity and Hu­man Rights Com­mit­tee to su­per­vise the newly formed po­lice tac­ti­cal units and all other se­cu­rity agen­cies lo­cated in the states.

The new ini­tia­tive an­nounced last night was se­quel to the on­go­ing #EndSARS protests across the coun­try.

The coun­cil chaired by Vice

meeting Pres­i­dent

Yemi Os­in­bajo also di­rected the im­me­di­ate es­tab­lish­ment of state-based Ju­di­cial Pan­els

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