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LIKE the proverbial tortoise that is perennially enmeshed in one controversy or another, the police are once again in the news for the wrong reasons.  This time around, some policemen have allegedly tortured one Citizen Olaoluwa Bolarinwa to death for failing to give them satisfactory information about his friend who was said to be the real suspect in a robbery incident.  Sadly, those that allegedly executed the dastardly act were  personnel of  the Inspector General of Police Special  Tactical Squad (IGPSTS. Curiously,after Olaoluwa’s death, the police declared him an armed robber.

It is bizarre that Olaoluwa and his family were not confronted with the particulars of his…

Source: Nigerian Tribune