By: Joshua Adinoyi
The assault on Mrs. Joy Owolabi by the officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in Jos, Plateau State, has been described as barbaric and less regards for human rights.
National President of the Stand up for Women Societies (SWS), Barr. Deborah Ijadele-Adetona, made the assertion through the Plateau State Chairperson of SWS, Mrs. Grace Gora.
The Group calls for justice for Mrs. Owolabi and urged individuals, human rights organisations, stakeholders and right-thinking Nigerians to condemn the assault and unwarranted harassment from an Officer who is enshrined by the law to protect and ensure the safety of citizens.
“The attention of the Stand up for Women Societies (SWS) Plateau State Chapter has been drawn to the sad incident and assault of one Mrs. Joy Owolabi by an Officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Jos, Plateau State
SWS, calls on all Women Associations, Media Organisations, Civil Society Organisations (CSO’s) and all Nigerians to join in the call for justice for Mrs. Owolabi.