http://www.mediarightsagenda.org/mrm2004/MRM%20Aug.%202004.pdf

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 Details

Report Type: Equipment or Property Damage
Location: Benue
Victim: Uja Emmanuel
Affiliation: Journalist Battered, Work Equipment Destroyed
Assailant: combination of policemen and political thugs