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Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:28 - Updated Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:30

National police vow to discipline officers involved in "Gajajeira" case

Luanda - Police officers accused of abuse last Monday during an operation intended to seize goods belonging to the vendors of Gajajeira market in Luanda will be punished.

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Interior minister, Ângelo da Veiga Tavares

Photo: Cortesia de Mota Ambrósio/ Edições Novembro

The pledge came from the Interior minister, Ângelo da Veiga Tavares, who confirmed the fact on Tuesday.

The protesters alleged that some police officers and supervisors stormed several sites where they kept their products and seized the goods without any guidance, under the guise of Rescue Operation, underway across the country.

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