Several members of the Benue State House of Assembly led by its Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Sule Audu, in mid-February tried vainly to sponsor a motion baring journalists from covering proceedings of the Assembly.  The House members also wanted a ban on members granting journalists interview.

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Report Details

Report Type: Denial Of Access
Location: Benue
Victim: journalists covering proceedings of the Assembly
Affiliation: Assembly Members Seek Ban On House Coverage.
Assailant: Several members of the house of assembly led by Alhaji Sule Audu