President Buhari’s late driver not detained, tortured- DSS



 The Department of State Services (DSS) has said the late official driver President Buhari, Mr Sa’idu Afaka , was not detained tortured by the service before his death. A statement  by Dr Peter Afunanya,  DSS  Public Relations Officer on Thursday in , said   reports in some section of the media the department tortured the late driver death was a misleading information.Afunanya  said the driver was never arrested nor detained  by the department.

According him, handling method is usually in with the tenets of criminal justice administration system and .

The DSS spokesman, therefore, urged to disregard the fake news trending in online platform.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity,

Malam Garba Shehu, on April 6 announced the death of Afaka.Shehu said the late driver died after a prolonged illness and extended the condolences of the President to his family. (NAN)