On 22 August 2005, a Presidential Committee investigating the jail-breaks that took place at the Port Harcourt Prison in Rivers State, and the Ugwuashi-Ukwu Prison in Delta State barred journalists from covering its proceedings.

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Report Details

Report Type: Denial Of Access
Location: Delta
Victim: Journalists covering the proceedings
Affiliation: Presidential Committee bars journalists from covering proceedings
Assailant: Senator Stella Omu