Minister denies torture claims in Okah trial

2012-10-02 15:40

A Nigerian government minister has denied in the South Gauteng High Court that his government would extract information from a witness by torturing them.

Okah is said to be one of the leaders of the rebel group, Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (Mend), which carried out guerilla warfare against oil companies in the oil-rich Niger Delta between 2005 and 2008. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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