Nigeria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alhaji Sule Lamido December 8, 2001, assaulted a journalist in Kano, injuring him severally, for asking a question that the minister considered uncomfortable.http://www.mediarightsagenda.org/attjan02.html

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Kano
Victim: Mallam Askita Aliyu
Affiliation: Minister Assaults Journalist
Assailant: Nigeria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alhaji Sule Lamido