Mr. Christopher Nwabuakwu, a photojournalist with Daily Independent newspapers was on September 1, 2003, assaulted by policemen attached to the governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The policemen inflicted bruises on the journalist in his face, head and hands, and also damaged his camera.

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Lagos
Victim: Mr. Christopher Nwabuakwu
Affiliation: Police Orderlies Assault Photojournalist
Assailant: policemen