Two maritime reporters, Mr. Sesan Onilemo of Daily Champion newspapers and Aloy Opara of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) were on June 3 arrested and detained at the Tin Can Island in Lagos. The incident took place during the maiden visit of the Port's Managing Director, Arc. Aminu Dabo.http://www.mediarightsagenda.org/attjun02.html

Report Details

Report Type: Arrest
Location: Lagos
Victim: Mr. Sesan Onilemo and Aloy Opara
Affiliation: Maritime Reporters Assaulted
Assailant: Security operatives