Journalist brutally beaten by police while seeking entry to event
On 31 March 2008, Mr. David Amusa, correspondent of the independent daily "National Mirror" in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, in the Niger-delta area, was severely beaten by a detachment of about 20 policemen while on assignment to cover the announcement of a local council election conducted on 29 March.
|Report Type:||Physical Attack|
|Victim:||Mr. David Amusa,|
|Affiliation:||Journalist brutally beaten by police while seeking entry to event|