Reporters Without Borders voiced shock today at the severity of an attack on journalist Dare Folorunso of state-owned Ondo State Radiovision Corporation (OSRC), who was beaten unconscious by several policemen, including a deputy commissioner, at a May Day rally on 1 May in Akure, in the southwestern state of Ondo. He is now in a coma.

Report Details

Report Type: Physical Attack
Location: Ondo
Victim: Dare Folorunso
Affiliation: Journalist in coma after being beaten unconscious by Ondo state police
Assailant: Ondo state police