We don’t engage in torturing – DSS denies being responsible for Buhari’s driver’s death

By Francis Etuko

Abuja (Precise Post) – The Department of State Services has said that it does not engage in torturing and as such could not have

Sai’du Afaka, the President’s official driver, to death.

 It therefore described a report by an news medium, Saharareporters, that it the deceased as misleading.

 The news site had reported that Afaka misled the President, Muhammadu Buhari into approving a multi-million naira contract which was later discovered by the DSS.

It further said the service Afaka, and subsequently dumped him at the Clinic where he died.

But the DSS spokesman, Dr Peter Afunanya, in a statement on Wednesday night, titled, ‘President’s official driver not detained or tortured by DSS,’ said the secret police did not engage in torturing of suspects and asked the public to “disregard the spewed by the .”

 It stated, “While the said driver was never or detained by the Service, it is a known fact that it does not suspects. Its suspect handling method is usually in with the tenets of criminal justice administration system and democracy.”

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, had on Tuesday, announced that Afaka died “after a prolonged illness.”

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