His prison stay only lasted the life of a rose. The divisional commissioner Oumar Samaké, imprisoned Friday morning at the central detention center in Bamako, was extracted in the evening.
According to RFI, which provides the information, the incarceration of the commander of the special anti-terrorism force Forsat and of the National Police Intervention Group, the GIPN caused the black anger of the police officers who besieged the central detention center. The situation is obviously still quite tense and hazy. The various judicial, governmental or presidential sources, requested by RFI, have not yet given details.
Indicted this Friday morning for “murders, fatal blows, aggravated assault and battery and complicity”, the commander of Forsat and GIPN was put in prison at the request of the first cabinet of the investigating judge of the tribunal de grande instance of Municipality 3 of Bamako.
It is because of the repression of the demonstrations of July 10 to 13, 2020 organized by the M-RFP movement against the regime of Ibrahima Boubacar Keïta. According to the report of the human rights division of MINUSMA published last December, the repression left fourteen dead in Bamako, three dead in Kayes, one dead in Sikasso and more than 150 injured …