Policeman Shoots Student For Not Wearing Mask In DR Congo
Umer Jamshaid 2 months ago Sun 25th July 2021 | 06:50 PM
Kinshasa, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 25th Jul, 2021 ) :A Democratic Republic of Congo policeman has shot a student who was not wearing a mask while filming on the streets of the capital, witnesses said on Sunday.
"Our friend Honore Shama, a student in the faculty of arts at the University of Kinshasa, was filming a video as part of his acting practical work requirement," Patient Odia, a friend who was present at the confrontation, told AFP.
"A policeman told him to wear a mask during the filming." "Despite his (Shama's) explanations and after having showed him a mask, the policeman, who was expecting to be offered money, became infuriated, accused him of resisting and shot him at point-blank range."Other witnesses told a similar story to the popular Top Congo radio as well as several online news sites.