Suhakam: Nigerian student Ewansiha died from heart failure, not torture

Faisal Asyraf

Modified 20 Dec 2019, 11:13 am

The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) has revealed that the death of a Nigerian doctorate student in July was not due to torture.

Checks with the forensics authorities have shown that Thomas Orhions Ewansiha died from heart failure and that the Immigration Department had delayed in providing medication for him, Suhakam commissioner Jerald Joseph said...

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