ADEDO Party President Justin Chikonde was this afternoon around 16:00hours rushed from Woodlands Police Station to the UTH after his health deterorated due to excessive torture by the police. Sources say Mr Chikonde is unable to eat or drink anything after going through heavy torture at the hands of the police for the past 6 days.
The ADEDO President was arrested on 6th November 2018 for insulting President Lungu. Relatives say he was punished for 6 days without eating anything in police cells such that every food that was being taken by relatives was being thrown out in dust bins by police at Woodlands Police Station.
He has today been admitted in UTH and his condition is said to have detereorated.
On Friday, a Kitwe Tax Driver aged 30 died in police cells after he was badly totured by police who were hitting hard his private parts.