Opposition renews calls for Rohee’s exit after police sexual torture allegations

-APNU urges independent probe

The opposition yesterday took aim again at Home Minister Clement Rohee, reiterating their lack of confidence in his stewardship of the security sector and the police force in the wake of new allegations of police brutality.

Main opposition APNU called for an independent inquiry into the alleged sexual assault on detainee Colwyn Harding, who has accused a rank of the Timehri Police Station of sodomising him with a baton.

Harding, who suffered severe intestinal injuries, is now hospitalised under police guard, while the rank at the centre of the allegations has …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.