On 30 June 2005, Haruna Acheneje, the correspondent for "The Punch" newspaper in Akwa Ibom State in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, was arrested by agents of Nigeria's intelligence service, the State Security Service (SSS) in Uyo, the State capital.

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Report Details

Report Type: Arrest
Location: Anambra
Victim: Haruna Acheneje
Affiliation: Newspaper correspondent arrested, detained incommunicado
Assailant: State Security Service (SSS)