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Some Police Officers Arrested” Over Arrest And Torture Of CCC Activist Madzibaba Veshanduko

Some Police Officers Arrested” Over Arrest And Torture Of CCC Activist Madzibaba Veshanduko

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The Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services has said some police officers have been arrested over the arrest and torture of Godfrey Karembera, an activist of opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) popularly known as Madzibaba Veshanduko due to his yellow garments and stuff. Madzibaba Veshanduko was arrested on Thursday in the Harare CBD apparently for wearing yellow, according to his lawyers. He was “severely” assaulted whilst in police custody, pictures showing wounds on his back were circulated on social media. In its update on the case, the information Ministry said some officers had been arrested but did not give more information. Read the update: As part of their investigation into allegations of ill treatment of a suspect in custody, some pol...