Report into alleged torture at Free State correctional centre still unpublished

In 2013 Wits Justice Project's Ruth Hopkins uncovered gross human right's violations in Mangaung prison in Bloemfontein, including electroshocking, forced injection with antipsychotic drugs, legnthy segregations  and abuse at the hands of prison warders. 

Ex-Minister of Correctional Services Sbu Ndebele promised to launch an investigation into the allegations and produce a report, however, five years later, no such report has been published. 

Listen to the interview with Ruth Hopkins on Talk Radio 702 with Bongani Bingwa about the allegations and the lack of action. 

Download it here or listen to it online.

Read Hopkins' full article published in the Business Day 

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