the officer In charge of a police station shall release the suspect on bail on his entering into a recognizance with or without sureties for a reasonable amount of money to appear before the court or at the police station at the time and place named in the recognizance.
“*Have you been maltreated by policemen recently? (Just pick the name and number on their Uniform) You can now lodge a complaint directly to the Police Public Complaints Rapid Response Unit at the following numbers and platforms: Phone Calls Only: 08057000001, 08057000002 | SMS/WhatsApp Only: 08057000003 | BBM:58A2B5DE | Twitter: @PoliceNG_PCRRU |”
“For the purpose of clarity, why lawyers are required to refrain from “Charge and Bail” is because it is ignoble, unorthodox,unethical and contrary the laws governing the Legal Profession such as the Rules of Professional Conduct for Legal Practitioners”.
“According to the Nigerian Constitution which guarantees right to personal liberty, the Police cannot, except in capital or other serious offences, detain a person beyond 48 hours in any case”.