The Enugu State correspondent of the Punch newspaper, Nwobodo Onyekwere, was arrested by soldiers in Enugu on June 18 and detained until the next day during which period he alleged that he was brutalized and tortured.

http://www.mediarightsagenda.org/MRM%201997/MRM%20July%201997.pdf

Report Details

Report Type: Arrest
Location: Enugu
Victim: Nwobodo Onyekwere,
Affiliation: Punch reported arrested and brutalized
Assailant: Soldiers