Journalist Battered, Work Equipment Destroyed
Uja Emmanuel, The Sun newspapers correspondent in Makurdi, the Benue State Capital was on July 21 battered by a combination of policemen and political thugs allegedly on the orders of an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Mr. H. C Ugwu. His camera and tape recorder, both worth about N60,000.00 (US$460) were destroyed.
|Report Type:||Equipment or Property Damage|
|Affiliation:||Journalist Battered, Work Equipment Destroyed|
|Assailant:||combination of policemen and political thugs|