The 10th December is the International Human Rights Day 2014, and the campaign to End Torture. Sadly, even as this is happening, many victims and families are suffering from wicked acts of torture; one of these is Femi Bello’s family.
The following account, details the story of the extra-judicial murder of Femi Bello by the Nigerian Police.
Femi Bello is a 300 level student of Economics in Kaduna State University. Femi Bello had just finished his 2nd Semester exams with the hope of proceeding to his final year and graduating. Femi Bello looked forward to supporting his mum, who had just lost her husband some months earlier, after a protracted illness.