Four police officers, including a female, are being investigated for allegedly seeking illegal extradition of a Nigerian based in the United Kingdom (UK).
A reliable source from the Inspector-General Police (I-G) X-Squad, a unit that investigates wrongdoings of police personnel, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday that the I-G directed the investigation.
The source, who pleaded anonymity, told NAN that the investigation followed a petition by one Mr Bankole Ogunnowo, who claimed that the four officers illegally sought his extradition from the UK to Nigeria over a family matter.
“We just received a letter directing X-Squad Section to handle the officers’ case.
“Signals have just been sent across to the officers to interview the compol X-Squad (physical appearance…