IG Boinnet promises action over Garissa police flogging incident

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By NepJournal June 1, 2015 00:55

IG Boinnet promises action over Garissa police flogging incident

By Suleima Hassan

After journalists, bloggers and local leaders raised their voice against a Facebook post today in which a senior police officer from Garissa County posted pictures of the boys in blue flogging suspects in an unoccupied piece of land in the town, Inspector General of police Joseph Boinnet has promised investigations into the matter.

Wajir West MP Hon. Abdikadir Ore texted the IG and posted his response on twitter.

Nepjoural was among the first to reveal incident.

Blogger identified the officer who was pictured cracking the whip. yasin juma offier identified

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