The Nigeria Police has dismissed and demoted some former members of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
This action came after the youths across the country have been calling on the federal government to reform the force.
Ayo Akanji, a member of President Muhammadu Buhari’s media team released the names and service numbers of the dismissed officers on Twitter.
In another tweet by Ayo said that Popular Abayomi Shogunle, a former Head of the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU), and a former Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos State Command, Dolapo Badmos were among officers reprimanded and demoted.
The Police Service Commission (PSC) had on Friday said 37 ex-SARS officers would be dismissed while 24 would be prosecuted for various acts of professional misconduct.